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I may be the only person in the universe to have never used a webcam.
I bought a new Raspberry Pi Camera Module and have used
raspistill to take some pictures.
I want to set it up to monitor an area near my home and view video.
I thought this would be simple, but my initial searches have led nowhere.
raspivid seem to be about recording images (and don't even seem to have
The Foundation page on webcams suggests installing
fswebcam then proceeds to explain how to take still images. The page on the Camera Module explains how to install and enable the module.
I am looking for a simple set of instructions to view and control images from my local internet. I am sure I could work it out myself, but every second person seems to be running a baby monitor or webcam to view their coffee machine.