PPA description

Backport of v4l2loopback that includes fixes for the Virtual Camera only starting once in OBS Studio:

🐛 https://github.com/obsproject/obs-studio/issues/4808
🐛 https://github.com/obsproject/obs-studio/issues/4901
🐛 https://pad.lv/1946660

For Ubuntu users, I've made this PPA containing builds of `v4l2loopback` for 20.04 (Focal), 21.10 (Impish), 22.04 (Jammy), 22.10 (Kinetic) that includes backports of the following patches:

 🩹 https://github.com/umlaeute/v4l2loopback/pull/477
 🩹 https://github.com/umlaeute/v4l2loopback/pull/485

The patches above fix the ability to start/stop the Virtual Camera in OBS Studio many times. It "works for me" ™

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:flexiondotorg/v4l2loopback to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:flexiondotorg/v4l2loopback
sudo apt update
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This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

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deb https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/flexiondotorg/v4l2loopback/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
deb-src https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/flexiondotorg/v4l2loopback/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
Signing key:
1024R/824A27DD09DEDA33BF7835962EA8F35793D8809A (What is this?)

For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Martin Wimpress .

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v4l2loopback 0.12.5-1ubuntu7.1~kinetic1.1 (Newer version available) Martin Wimpress  ()
v4l2loopback 0.12.5-1ubuntu7.1~jammy1.1 (Newer version available) Martin Wimpress  ()
v4l2loopback 0.12.5-1ubuntu7.1~impish1.1 Martin Wimpress  ()
v4l2loopback 0.12.5-1ubuntu7.1~focal1.1 Martin Wimpress  ()
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