The disappearing PS3Eye

If you have the situation that after some minutes of inactivity the webcam disappears from your system (not displayed on lsusb), deactivate the usb powermanagement.

To do this make following: echo on > /sys/bus/usb/devices/usb[bus of usb port]/power/control

 

This blog post was entered on my multitouch couch table. 😉

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