dv4l - Redirect V4L API to access a camcorder from a V4L program

Property Value
Distribution Debian 9 (Stretch)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename dv4l_1.0-5+b2_i386.deb
Package name dv4l
Package version 1.0
Package release 5+b2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category graphics
Homepage http://dv4l.berlios.de/
License -
Maintainer Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@debian.org>
Download size 17.83 KB
Installed size 71.00 KB
dv4l enables programs to access a dv1394 (Firewire) camcorder by using
the video4linux (V4L) API.  dv4lstart uses the LD_PRELOAD facility to
intercept calls to the V4L API and make the camcorder's videostream available.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dv4l_1.0-5+b2_amd64.deb 1.0 amd64 Debian Main
dv4l - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3
libdv4 >= 1.0.0
libiec61883-0 >= 1.2.0
libraw1394-11 -


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package dv4l_1.0-5+b2_i386.deb
Source Package dv4l

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install dv4l deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install dv4l




2012-02-02 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@debian.org>
dv4l (1.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove vloopback-source from Recommends.
vloopback-source can not build with latest kernel.
And latest kernel does not support V4l1.
2012-01-06 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@debian.org>
dv4l (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Daniel Polehn ]
* Fix FTBFS, changed linux/videodev.h location.
(Closes: #621960 LP: #749235)
[ Matthias Klose ]
* Build with -fPIC.
* Fix FTBFS with ld --as-needed. (Closes: #615836)
[ Gregor Jasny ]
* Imported patch from Ubuntu. 
[ Nobuhiro Iwamatsu ]
* Remove Dm-Upload-Allowed from debian/control.
* Change my mail address.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* Drop dpatch.
Change to quilt. Add debian/README.source.
2009-08-01 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@nigauri.org>
dv4l (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix FTBFS with new dpkg-dev. (Closes: #535287)
* Fix build error in some architecture. (Closes: #522489)
* Update Standards-Version.
2009-04-03 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@nigauri.org>
dv4l (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix build error in some architecture. (Closes: #522344)
- Remove sa_restorer from init_sig function. 
2009-01-28 - Nobuhiro Iwamatsu <iwamatsu@nigauri.org>
dv4l (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #503748)
* Add "DM-Upload-Allowed: yes" to debian/control

See Also

Package Description
dvb-apps_1.1.1+rev1500-1.1+b1_i386.deb Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) applications
dvb-tools_1.12.3-1_i386.deb Collection of command line DVB utilities
dvbackup_0.0.4-9_i386.deb backup tool using MiniDV camcorders
dvbcut_0.7.1-1_i386.deb Qt application for cutting parts out of DVB streams
dvblast_3.0-1+b1_i386.deb Simple and powerful dvb-streaming application
dvbpsi-utils_1.3.0-5_i386.deb utilities and example programs for libdvbpsi
dvbsnoop_1.4.50-5+b1_i386.deb DVB / MPEG stream analyzer
dvbstream_0.6+cvs20090621-1+b2_i386.deb Broadcast a DVB Transport stream over a LAN
dvbstreamer_2.1.0-5+b1_i386.deb a console based streamer for DVB/ATSC service(s)
dvbtune_0.5.ds-1.1+b1_i386.deb Simple tuning application for DVB cards
dvcs-autosync_0.5+nmu1_all.deb Automatically synchronize distributed version control repositories
dvd+rw-tools_7.1-11.1_i386.deb DVD+-RW/R tools
dvd-slideshow_0.8.6.1-1_all.deb set of tools to create DVD slideshows with menus
dvdauthor_0.7.0-2_i386.deb create DVD-Video file system
dvdbackup_0.4.2-4+b1_i386.deb tool to rip DVD's from the command line