I'm happy to report that I've managed to free some time, to work on getting more webcam drivers into the mainline kernel. I've just finished adding support for ov511 / ov518 and st6422 drivers to my gspca tree:
Covering all the cams previously supported by the out of tree ov51x-jpeg and qc-usb-messenger drivers. These drivers
will appear in the mainline kernel in 2.6.31 .
Note to people who want to give this a try (see previous blog post for compile instructions) the ov51x cams also require the use of the latest libv4l:
Time to update:
And mark a number of cams as working now :)