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When attempting to open with OpenCV, the video/camera becomes stuck or unresponsive, can you explain this issue?

asked 2021-12-15 11:00:00 +0000

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answered 2022-11-16 13:00:00 +0000

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There are several possible explanations for this issue that can occur when attempting to open a video or camera with OpenCV:

  1. Camera or Video not being detected: This can be caused by several reasons such as driver issues, incorrect hardware connections, outdated or corrupted OpenCV libraries, etc., causing OpenCV to not recognize the camera or video feed.

  2. Insufficient permissions: The user may not have sufficient permissions to access the camera or video feed, causing OpenCV to fail to open it.

  3. Incompatible Video/Camera format: OpenCV may not support the format of the video or camera, causing the program to become stuck or unresponsive.

  4. Insufficient system resources: This issue can occur when the system does not have enough memory or processing power to handle the video or camera processing. As such, OpenCV may fail to open the video feed or camera.

  5. Bugs or coding issues: Bugs or coding issues within the OpenCV application can cause it to become unresponsive or crash when attempting to open a video or camera.

To solve this issue, the user needs to identify the root cause of the problem and address it accordingly. This may include updating OpenCV libraries, checking hardware connections or drivers, ensuring relevant permissions, troubleshooting system resources, and debugging the application.

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