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Motion detection using Multiple cameras

Hello everyone!

I'm using Motion in Ubuntu for my home security. For one camera, it works very well. But when I have used two cameras, only one is performing. The pther one is not functioning! I have checked the config file and two Thread files.

Can any one please help me in this regard?

Thanks in advance

Syed

My Tux Machine

Satellite A205 Detailed Product Specs
Model Name: A205-S5804 Part Number: PSAF3U-0NR00V
UPC: 883974024681
Operating System
Ubuntu 9.10 (karmic)i686 -Gnome 2.28.1 Kernel 2.6.31-17-generic Linux GCC 4.4.1 (i486-linux-gnu) X.Org Server 1.6.4 Direct Open Gl Tungsten Graphics Inc 2.1 Mesa 7.6.1-rc4 Mesa DRI Intel(R) 965GM GEM 20090712 2009Q2 RC3 x86/MMX/SSE2 Java version "1.6.0_15"
Dont use this but came with Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium (32-bit version)but wiped clean been using Ubuntu since 2008
MotherBoard
Santa Rosa CRB Intel Corp.
BIOS Vendor and Version Phoenix Technologies LTD 2.10 03/11/2008
Processor and Chipset
Intel® Pentium® Dual-Core processor T2330 Family(6) Model(15) Stepping(13)
1.60GHz, 1 MB L2, 1024MHz Bogomips 64 Bit Yes
Flags: fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush dts acpi mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss ht tm pbe lm constant_tsc arch_perfmon pebs bts pni dtes64 monitor ds_cpl est tm2 ssse3 cx16 xtpr pdcm lahf_lm

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/var/cache/apt/archives/libavutil49_4%3a0.5+svn20091109-0ubuntu0~ppa0_i386.deb
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

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I made a fresh installation of Ubuntu Koala 9.10
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I ticked the 2 basic repositories and I made a reload but it still the same !
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It makes me crazy !

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