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Black image with skype for linux on macbook and ubuntu

This kernel module enables the macbook webcam on linux. On my Ubuntu 20.04 Gnome Cheese works perfectly with the webcam. Skype for linux works also but the video shows the “facetimehd” camera name with a black image. The problem is the way Chromium (yes skype for linux relies on chromium…) handles the camera resolution, for […]

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Jitsi private video conferencing on synology NAS

In these days of physical isolation I wanted to spend my free time to check and implement a videoconferencing solution for my private use. After googling I found Jitsi and in few minutes I was able to setup a test environment on my computer using docker. I wanted to implement this on my Synology NAS (DS918) […]