My webcam is detected correctly (and i can use it in skype without any issues), but how can i record video on linux preferably with gui tool ?

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You can use Cheese (GNOME) if you just need just that, or VLC for more advanced features.

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    I you add program links to your answer I'll vote it up ... ;) Sep 18, 2010 at 15:22
  • ubuntu install link: apt-get install cheese
    – j23tom
    Sep 20, 2010 at 20:21

You could use Qtcam for recording videos on Linux

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