Point Grey, a designer and manufacturer of digital cameras, has released FlyCapture 2.4, the next generation of its image acquisition and camera control library.
This release provides official support for Windows 8, support for USB 3.0 under Linux, and improved robustness of GigE Vision support.
Flycapture 2.4 adds Windows 8 to its list of supported operating systems, which already includes Windows XP, Windows 7, and Ubuntu Linux. The release comes with fully signed drivers and support for the new start menu.
Enhancing Point Grey’s support for GigE Vision, Flycapture 2.4 now supports both PendingAck and Packet Resend. This functionality allows Flycapture to leverage camera features to ensure reliable and robust image transmission and camera control.