Webcam options

From: John Opezdol (
Date: 01/08/04

Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2004 12:40:42 -0800

I want to see what customers are doing with the system. Short of
intercepting X11 sessions
somehow I want to have them hook up some cheap WebCam and point it to the

Here's the list of requirements:

1. Mainstream enough to have a driver in good shape all the time (in even
kernel versions at least)
2. Inexpensive
3. Easy to hookup

How would I get access to the video produced? On Linux? On Windoze?

Thank you.

I [g]oogled before posting.