Questions tagged [motion]

Motion is a software that can detect motion, typically used with cameras, e.g., in security camera applications.

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sound recording with motion?

I want to set up a daemon that starts recording video with sound when it detects noise or movement. There are tools that do that separately but can they be done at the same time? Can I set up motion ...
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Motion with MJPEG format in OpenWRT?

Right now my router implemented by OpenWRT. The router has motion and webcam for IP cam. But when I activated motion, the following error message appears: [1] [CRT] [VID] mjpegtoyuv420p: Corrupt ...
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using motion to trigger snapshot when movement stops

I am trying to use motion software (but I could use just any other linux software) in order to "log" some manual work by snapshots. So imagine I want to make a stop-motion film with my LEGO(r) toys (...
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Motion command images are jibberish

It seems my motion command config will not take complete pictures. It used to take a few tiny ok images, and a garbled image, now after adjusting it to full resolution it takes a large image of ...
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“Motion” video motion detecting software framerate issues

I am trying to configure motion (https://motion-project.github.io/) to record video files. No matter what value I set the framerate option the video files that are created all appear to have a ...
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Motion stops streaming on movement (and no logs produced)

I am trying to get a hello-world stream working from a USB webcam to a browser over a local network using Motion. (On a Raspberry Pi). When I run service motion start on the RPi and go to http://192....
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Save motion output videos in USB Drive

I'm using a USB drive in my Raspberry to store my website. Now I want also save my videos made with motion. I wasn't able to save in a folder different from /tmp/motion so googling I found I had to ...
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Throw/cast mouse pointer with the touchpad

I read that many touchpad "gestures" are supported by touchpad drivers, like 'scrolling', 'swiping', 'palming', 'circular whatever', etc. But I can't figure out a keyword refering to the one gesture I ...
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Show Motion stream on multiple web page

I am running motion, and so far everything work nicely, I can access the stream on port 8081, without problem. Is there a way to show the stream of the same webcam on multiple port ? If yes, how ? I ...
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Transfer localhost:8081 to my Webserver via FTP

I have a raspberry pi with motion installed. I have a mjpg at localhost:8081 and want to transfer it to an other webserver on the internet, so it's kind of a relay. I don't know where to find the mjpg ...