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1 September 2011 at 11:13am
I'm building the site at the moment and the client has bought a webcam which they want to be viewable on the site. The site is on a linux server but the code for the camera manufacturer uses ActiveX and doesnt work.
What is the best way to get it working?
1 September 2011 at 10:20pm
ActiveX is supported by IE and it's not server related.
23 September 2011 at 11:33pm
for displaying a static picture in a page the webcam should send a jpg snapshot every X minutes to a server, so you can include it as a normal picture.
I guess you need ActiveX for PTZ control of the cam. Normally you open a new window (or an iframe) which points directly to the cams ip-adress or URL.
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