The Axis PTZ domes allow to configure preset positions. These help to move quickly to a specific viewpoint. Part of such a preset is not just the P, T and Z position, but also whether the iris should be set to auto or fixed.
In logistics, it is common to have devices that make scans of products or their identifications. For example barcode scanners. This information is then stored in a database. It is convenient to store with that information an image of the product, so that a human can, for example, at a later time do things like check whether a package was already damaged during the scan. (more…)
As a C++11 developer, you may find yourself stymied by the C++ compiler provided in the official ACAP SDK toolchain. Full C++11 support was not available in GCC until version 4.8; the ACAP SDK provides GCC version 4.3. This post provides a high-level overview of solving what is an enduring issue for most embedded Linux development environments: building your own bleeding-edge toolchain.
In most cases a server holds information about a camera that clients can request. However, there may be situations when a client has no server query or the server has no service to store the information.
PHP Me version 1.1 enables using curl to write scripts that interact with other network services such as HTTP, FTP, SMTP. The package also includes more PHP script examples.
To see what PHP capabilities are availabel, install and run the phpversion.php found in the package/examples directory.
Version 1.1 can be downloaded from the original post.
Is it possible to run PHP scripts in the camera? Now now it is. (more…)