Author Archives: georgklein
Yoshinari Kameda has made available some patches to get PTAM running on Ubuntu, as well as a downloadable Linux image which should include everything needed to run PTAM. More information in his comment on the video sources page.
James Y. Wilson has sent along a video source which uses GStreamer on Linux to read video files. Find this on the video inputs page.
Added two video inputs useful on Win32 to the video inputs page. In particular, PTAM can use arbitrary webcams with directshow drivers using the videoInput library.
Added a page to collect code for various video input methods people have used.
News/updates on PTAM will now appear here rather than on the robots.ox.ac.uk page. Hopefully this will lead to more regular updates. Meanwhile I’ve put up a page with links to other people who’ve managed to integrate PTAM into their projects.
By default, libCVD compiles to 64 bit on OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. However CVD uses QuickTime.Framework for video input, and this does not support 64-bit C bindings. Currently to get video input on snow leopard options are to either … Continue reading