Linux-Desktops Digest, Vol 37, Issue 11

Ian ixb at videotron.ca
Wed Aug 12 12:56:55 CDT 2009


Has anyone else wondered if the senders name, Brie, had anything to do
with his choice of running Cheese?

On a more serious note, what would one be looking for if one did a ps
-efww?

Ian X

On Wed, 2009-08-12 at 12:00 -0500,
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>    1. Re: unexpected activity on integrated webcam with studio 1737
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>       (Gar)
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> Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2009 13:54:19 +0100
> From: Tom Chiverton <tom.chiverton at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: unexpected activity on integrated webcam with studio 1737
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> 2009/8/11 Brie Gordon <brie.gordon at gmail.com>:
> > software I have installed is Cheese. I don't see any cron jobs that
> > would cause this. Anyone have any info?
> 
> Set things up so you can capture the output of 'ps -efww' at the same time.
> 
> -- 
> Tom
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> ------------------------------
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> Message: 2
> Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2009 06:02:36 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Gar <gar.nelson at yahoo.com>
> Subject: Re: unexpected activity on integrated webcam with studio 1737
> To: Linux on Dell desktops and notebooks discussion
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> Nothing to worry about, it's only an NSA monitoring process. Keep smiling. :)
> 
> Gar
> 
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----
> Hello all,
> 
> I have a Studio 1737 that dual boots Vista and Ubuntu running Jaunty.
> I have noticed that the activity light on the integrated webcam
> flashes once every ten minutes (ex. 8:00, 8:10, 8:20, 8:30, et
> cetera). This is quite disconcerting to me. Has anyone run into this
> issue? Does anyone know why this occurs? The only webcam-related
> software I have installed is Cheese. I don't see any cron jobs that
> would cause this. Anyone have any info?
> 
> Thanks!
> 
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