libunicap2-dev - unified interface to video capture devices - development files

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Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libunicap2-dev
Package version 0.9.12
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 419 B
Download size 126.49 KB
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Unicap provides a uniform interface to video capture devices. It allows
applications to use any supported video capture device via a single
Unicap offers a high level of hardware abstraction while maintaining
maximum performance. Zero copy capture of video buffers is possible for
devices supporting it allowing fast video capture with low CPU usage
even on low-speed architectures.
This package contains the development headers and static libraries.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libunicap2-dev_0.9.12-2_amd64.deb 0.9.12 amd64 Debian Main
libunicap2-dev - - -


Name Value
libunicap2 = 0.9.12-2


Name Value
libunicap-dev -


Name Value
libunicap-dev -


Type URL
Binary Package libunicap2-dev_0.9.12-2_i386.deb
Source Package unicap

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libunicap2-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libunicap2-dev




2012-06-24 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
unicap (0.9.12-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch 1010 to fix implicit pointer conversions in v4l2 macros.
Closes: #678718. Thanks to Adam Conrad.
* Add patch 1011 to fix implicit function declarations in cpi/euvccam.
Thanks to Adam Conrad.
* Correct and extend copyright years for packaging.
2012-06-23 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
unicap (0.9.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
Closes: bug#610440. Thanks to IOhannes m zmoelnig.
* Acknowledge NMUs.
Thanks to Alessio Treglia and Adam Conrad.
* Simplify packaging: libucil and libunicapgtk now separate projects.
Really closes: bug#663022. Also closes: bug#649810.
* Update patches:
+ Drop all but patches 1001 1003 1009: Obsolete.
+ Unfuzz patches and refresh with shortening quilt options.
+ Add patch 1005 to update list of gettext source files.
+ Add patch 1006 to fix euvccam driver -lrt linkage.
* Stop shipping *.la files: No packages depend on them any longer.
Tighten build-depdendency on d-shlibs.
Really really closes: bug#633316. Thanks to Neil Williams and
Alessio Treglia.
* Stop shipping examples no longer provided upstream.
Closes: bug#535692. Thanks to Luca Bigliardi.
* Update upstream download URL in watch and rules files.
* Tighten and simplify CDBS usage.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt), and stop including
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.3.
* Git-ignore quilt .pc dir, to ease building with git-buildpackage.
* Rewrite copyright file using file format 1.0.
* Fix extend copyright file with Files section covering patches by
Miriam Ruiz.
* Move maintenance to Debian Multimedia Maintainers.
* Use for Vcs-Browser field.
* Drop build-dependencies for now separate projects: libavcodec-dev
libavformat-dev libtheora-dev libvorbis-dev libasound2-dev
libpng12-dev libxv-dev.
Closes: bug#662529. Thanks to Nobuhiro Iwamatsu.
* Relax to build-depend unversioned on debhelper d-shlibs
libgtk2.0-dev libglib2.0-dev: Required versions satisfied even in
* Regenerate autotools.
Build-depend on libtool automake1.11 autoconf.
* Configure with --enable-libv4l.
2012-06-22 - Adam Conrad <>
unicap (0.9.5-1.4) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to fix FTBFS (Closes: #663022):
- Move .la sed magic from common-install-prehook-arch:: to
common-install-impl:: so it happens after make install.
2012-03-01 - Alessio Treglia <>
unicap (0.9.5-1.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS on all architectures due to a mistake in debian/rules:
- Don't rely on debian/tmp because common-install-prehook-arch target
is called before anything serious is done (like installing files);
really closes: #633316
2012-02-15 - Alessio Treglia <>
unicap (0.9.5-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/rules: Empty dependency libs in .la files (Closes: #633316)
2011-08-06 - Alessio Treglia <>
unicap (0.9.5-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Point #include statements to the new location of the V4L1 headers as
they are no longer provided by the kernel, fix FTBFS (Closes: #621954):
- Add 1009_v4l1.patch
- Add build-dependency on libv4l-dev
- Regenerate debian/control
2009-10-02 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
unicap (0.9.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Drop patch 1005 (POTFILES infile fix) solved upstream now.
* Update Cleanup unversioned+versioned
dependency mix. Improve whitespace cleanup. Rewrite and silence
applying dependencies.
* Relax build-dependency on gnulib to be unversioned (required version
is in oldstable).

See Also

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