I’ve done a backup to my Raspberry Pi 8Gb SD card today. D:
To stream the video from Raspberry Pi camera to my Windows based laptop, i followed 2 steps:
1. Set up the client (my laptop)
- Find your laptop IP address (192.168.xxx.xxx) by typing
ipconfigin the command line (cmd.exe)
- In cmd.exe, type the following:
[Path to nc.exe]\nc.exe -L -p 5001 | [Path to mplayer.exe]\mplayer.exe -fps 31 -cache 1024 -
2. Transmit the feed from Raspberry Pi with camera module attached
Type the following in the terminal:
raspivid -t 999999 -o – | nc [insert the IP address of the client] 5001
The screen starts up quite instantly as the background.
The feed is a bit laggy for now and I have to find ways to tune it.
I also tried to use “Motion” as featured in this article: How to make a DIY home alarm system with a Raspberry Pi and a webcam.
But apparently, it does not seem to work for my Pi camera. It shows nothing on the browser or VLC media player. **i guess i have to figure out how to turn on the Pi camera without hanging it.
However I am able to configure the motion.conf from port 8080. 🙂
Next up, I tried How to build and run MJPG-Streamer on the Raspberry Pi. Not sure if all those above will crash with each other or not.
Here is another tutorial worth trying for: Raspberry Pi camera board live streaming
Not much success neither! 😦