Lightner Cam


Photo last updated Aug 26 at 1998
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Nuts-and-bolts: Picture is taken with Connectix QuickCam monochrome CCD digital camera. Image is captured using a custom image capture routine running on a '286 PC, which runs proprietary Ethernet MAC-layer bridging software (FreyBridge). The raw image is transfered to a SPARC SunOS Unix file system via UDP (over another 28.8K modem-based Ethernet bridge '386 PC) and converted to a JPEG image. A shell script running as a cron job on this '486 Linux-based HTTP server transfers the JPEG image to the Linux machine. The shell script also updates the HTML you are viewing.

Last updated: Mon Mar 1 19:32:21 PST 1999

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