- AVLD -
Another Video Loopback Device

AVLD is a V4L kernel driver created to simulate a physical recording video device like a webcam or a video capture card.

The following non-exhaustive list provides some uses that can be done of AVLD :

In order to use it, you just have to send the video stream on it by using, for instance, mplayer or ffmpeg. That's all you have to do !!

Download :

You can download AVLD here : avld_0.1.4

Changelog is available here : Changelog

Install :

First of all, you need to install headers of your running kernel to compile AVLD.

Log in as root and type

make && make install

Run :