Hello guys, I'm currently working on a project that implements Pi Camera and Raspberry Pi for object detection purpose. The setup will not include monitor, which means, after getting all the softwares, I/O, and other stuffs ready,I will remove the monitor. My raspberry pi will run for all day long, but if my camera is down, how do I detect it without using a monitor?
Thanks in advance.
Assuming it is all set up properly, a possible symptom of the RPi/camera being down is your remote connect fails.
If you can remote connect, you'd test the camera to see if it's working:
raspistill -v -o test.jpg
If your RPi isn't network connected, then physically examining the unit would be required. Unless you disabled the camera LED, it'll light up when the camera is doing something.
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