Can't use my MacBook's webcam

Bug #796870 reported by Pierre Rudloff on 2011-06-13
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isight-firmware-tools (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: isight-firmware-tools

I have a MacBook 2,1 and a firmware copied from Tiger.
ift-extract tells me that the firmware has been sucessfully installed and I have an isight.fw file in /lib/firmware/.
But programs like Cheese or Flash still tell me that I don't have any webcam.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: isight-firmware-tools 1.4.2-4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-10.44-generic 2.6.38.7
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-10-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Jun 14 01:13:43 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" - Release i386 (20110427.1)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=fr_FR:en
 LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: isight-firmware-tools
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Pierre Rudloff (rudloff) wrote :
Pierre Rudloff (rudloff) wrote :

OK, I don't know why but it works now...

Changed in isight-firmware-tools (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Pierre Rudloff (rudloff) wrote :

And now it does not work again !
Would it be possible that there is a problem loading the firmware at launch ?

Changed in isight-firmware-tools (Ubuntu):
status: Invalid → New
Pierre Rudloff (rudloff) on 2011-08-16
Changed in isight-firmware-tools (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
status: Confirmed → New
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