0

I have been working with Raspberry Pi + PiNoir Camera for 5 months now. Everything was working fine till I tried to attach my pi-camera to my room's ceiling. To stick the camera to the ceiling I used a tape on the back side of camera's Flex Cable. Also I placed the camera on an aluminium surface. Now I get this error when I use my cam

mmal: mmal_vc_component_create: failed to create component 
vc.ril.camera'(1:EN OMEM) mmal: mmal_component_create_core: could not 
create component 'vc.ril.camera' (1) mmal: Failed to create camera 
component mmal: main: Failed to create camera component mmal: Camera is not detected

I read on raspberryforum that above error means that my camera is dead. If yes why did it happen? Can I do anything to rectify this error. What important cautions should we take while using camera?

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.