motion 4.0.1: new config file

Submitted by Matthias Fischer on March 28, 2017, 7:08 p.m.

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Message ID 20170328190808.2502-1-matthias.fischer@ipfire.org
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Matthias Fischer March 28, 2017, 7:08 p.m.
This is the new config file for 'motion 4.0.1'. Several keys were
renamed since 3.2.12, others adapted, some are completely new.
I tried to take care of existing keys and values.

This one needs testing.

Best,
Matthias

Signed-off-by: Matthias Fischer <matthias.fischer@ipfire.org>
---
 config/motion/motion.conf | 413 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------------
 1 file changed, 273 insertions(+), 140 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/config/motion/motion.conf b/config/motion/motion.conf
index 0d2853ada..52a1ab235 100644
--- a/config/motion/motion.conf
+++ b/config/motion/motion.conf
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@ 
 # Rename this distribution example file to motion.conf
 #
-# This config file was generated by motion 3.2.11
+# This config file was generated by motion 4.0.1
 
 
 ############################################################
@@ -20,6 +20,16 @@  process_id_file /var/run/motion.pid
 # Start in Setup-Mode, daemon disabled. (default: off)
 setup_mode off
 
+
+# Use a file to save logs messages, if not defined stderr and syslog is used. (default: not defined)
+;logfile /tmp/motion.log
+
+# Level of log messages [1..9] (EMG, ALR, CRT, ERR, WRN, NTC, INF, DBG, ALL). (default: 6 / NTC)
+log_level 6
+
+# Filter to log messages by type (COR, STR, ENC, NET, DBL, EVT, TRK, VID, ALL). (default: ALL)
+log_type all
+
 ###########################################################
 # Capture device options
 ############################################################
@@ -28,32 +38,43 @@  setup_mode off
 # for FreeBSD default is /dev/bktr0
 videodevice /dev/video0
 
-# v4l2_palette allows to choose preferable palette to be use by motion
-# to capture from those supported by your videodevice. (default: 8)
+# v4l2_palette allows one to choose preferable palette to be use by motion
+# to capture from those supported by your videodevice. (default: 17)
 # E.g. if your videodevice supports both V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR8 and
 # V4L2_PIX_FMT_MJPEG then motion will by default use V4L2_PIX_FMT_MJPEG.
-# Setting v4l2_palette to 1 forces motion to use V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR8
+# Setting v4l2_palette to 2 forces motion to use V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR8
 # instead.
 #
 # Values :
 # V4L2_PIX_FMT_SN9C10X : 0  'S910'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR8  : 1  'BA81'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_MJPEG   : 2  'MJPEG'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_JPEG    : 3  'JPEG'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_RGB24   : 4  'RGB3'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_UYVY    : 5  'UYVY'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUYV    : 6  'YUYV'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUV422P : 7  '422P'
-# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUV420  : 8  'YU12'
-v4l2_palette 8
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR16 : 1  'BYR2'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SBGGR8  : 2  'BA81'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SPCA561 : 3  'S561'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SGBRG8  : 4  'GBRG'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SGRBG8  : 5  'GRBG'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_PAC207  : 6  'P207'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_PJPG    : 7  'PJPG'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_MJPEG   : 8  'MJPEG'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_JPEG    : 9  'JPEG'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_RGB24   : 10 'RGB3'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SPCA501 : 11 'S501'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SPCA505 : 12 'S505'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_SPCA508 : 13 'S508'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_UYVY    : 14 'UYVY'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUYV    : 15 'YUYV'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUV422P : 16 '422P'
+# V4L2_PIX_FMT_YUV420  : 17 'YU12'
+#
+v4l2_palette 17
 
 # Tuner device to be used for capturing using tuner as source (default /dev/tuner0)
 # This is ONLY used for FreeBSD. Leave it commented out for Linux
 ; tunerdevice /dev/tuner0
 
-# The video input to be used (default: 8)
-# Should normally be set to 0 or 1 for video/TV cards, and 8 for USB cameras
-input 8
+# The video input to be used (default: -1)
+# Should normally be set to 0 or 1 for video/TV cards, and -1 for USB cameras
+# Set to 0 for uvideo(4) on OpenBSD
+input -1
 
 # The video norm to use (only for video capture and TV tuner cards)
 # Values: 0 (PAL), 1 (NTSC), 2 (SECAM), 3 (PAL NC no colour). Default: 0 (PAL)
@@ -62,8 +83,17 @@  norm 0
 # The frequency to set the tuner to (kHz) (only for TV tuner cards) (default: 0)
 frequency 0
 
+# Override the power line frequency for the webcam. (normally not necessary)
+# Values: 
+# -1 : Do not modify device setting
+# 0  : Power line frequency Disabled
+# 1  : 50hz
+# 2  : 60hz
+# 3  : Auto
+power_line_frequency -1
+
 # Rotate image this number of degrees. The rotation affects all saved images as
-# well as mpeg movies. Valid values: 0 (default = no rotation), 90, 180 and 270.
+# well as movies. Valid values: 0 (default = no rotation), 90, 180 and 270.
 rotate 0
 
 # Image width (pixels). Valid range: Camera dependent, default: 352
@@ -81,8 +111,9 @@  framerate 2
 # This option is used when you want to capture images at a rate lower than 2 per second.
 minimum_frame_time 0
 
-# URL to use if you are using a network camera, size will be autodetected (incl http:// ftp:// or file:///)
-# Must be a URL that returns single jpeg pictures or a raw mjpeg stream. Default: Not defined
+# URL to use if you are using a network camera, size will be autodetected (incl http:// ftp:// mjpg:// rtsp:// mjpeg:// or file:///)
+# Must be a URL that returns single jpeg pictures or a raw mjpeg stream. A trailing slash may be required for some cameras.
+# Default: Not defined
 ; netcam_url value
 
 # Username and password for network camera (only if required). Default: not defined
@@ -90,21 +121,33 @@  minimum_frame_time 0
 ; netcam_userpass value
 
 # The setting for keep-alive of network socket, should improve performance on compatible net cameras.
-# 1.0:         The historical implementation using HTTP/1.0, closing the socket after each http request.
-# keep_alive:  Use HTTP/1.0 requests with keep alive header to reuse the same connection.
-# 1.1:         Use HTTP/1.1 requests that support keep alive as default.
-# Default: 1.0
-; netcam_http 1.0
+# off:   The historical implementation using HTTP/1.0, closing the socket after each http request.
+# force: Use HTTP/1.0 requests with keep alive header to reuse the same connection.
+# on:    Use HTTP/1.1 requests that support keep alive as default.
+# Default: off
+netcam_keepalive off
 
 # URL to use for a netcam proxy server, if required, e.g. "http://myproxy".
 # If a port number other than 80 is needed, use "http://myproxy:1234".
 # Default: not defined
-; netcam_proxy value 
+; netcam_proxy value
 
 # Set less strict jpeg checks for network cameras with a poor/buggy firmware.
 # Default: off
 netcam_tolerant_check off
 
+# RTSP connection uses TCP to communicate to the camera. Can prevent image corruption.
+# Default: on
+rtsp_uses_tcp on
+
+# Name of camera to use if you are using a camera accessed through OpenMax/MMAL
+# Default: Not defined
+; mmalcam_name vc.ril.camera
+
+# Camera control parameters (see raspivid/raspistill tool documentation)
+# Default: Not defined
+; mmalcam_control_params -hf
+
 # Let motion regulate the brightness of a video device (default: off).
 # The auto_brightness feature uses the brightness option as its target value.
 # If brightness is zero auto_brightness will adjust to average brightness value 128.
@@ -165,12 +208,13 @@  noise_tune on
 # Recommended value is EedDl. Any combination (and number of) of E, e, d, and D is valid.
 # (l)abeling must only be used once and the 'l' must be the last letter.
 # Comment out to disable
-despeckle EedDl
+despeckle_filter EedDl
 
 # Detect motion in predefined areas (1 - 9). Areas are numbered like that:  1 2 3
 # A script (on_area_detected) is started immediately when motion is         4 5 6
 # detected in one of the given areas, but only once during an event.        7 8 9
-# One or more areas can be specified with this option. (Default: not defined)
+# One or more areas can be specified with this option. Take care: This option
+# does NOT restrict detection to these areas! (Default: not defined)
 ; area_detect value
 
 # PGM file to use as a sensitivity mask.
@@ -194,24 +238,26 @@  minimum_motion_frames 1
 # was detected that will be output at motion detection.
 # Recommended range: 0 to 5 (default: 0)
 # Do not use large values! Large values will cause Motion to skip video frames and
-# cause unsmooth mpegs. To smooth mpegs use larger values of post_capture instead.
+# cause unsmooth movies. To smooth movies use larger values of post_capture instead.
 pre_capture 5
 
 # Number of frames to capture after motion is no longer detected (default: 0)
 post_capture 5
 
-# Gap is the seconds of no motion detection that triggers the end of an event
+# Event Gap is the seconds of no motion detection that triggers the end of an event.
 # An event is defined as a series of motion images taken within a short timeframe.
-# Recommended value is 60 seconds (Default). The value 0 is allowed and disables
-# events causing all Motion to be written to one single mpeg file and no pre_capture.
-gap 0
-
-# Maximum length in seconds of an mpeg movie
-# When value is exceeded a new mpeg file is created. (Default: 0 = infinite)
+# Recommended value is 60 seconds (Default). The value -1 is allowed and disables
+# events causing all Motion to be written to one single movie file and no pre_capture.
+# If set to 0, motion is running in gapless mode. Movies don't have gaps anymore. An
+# event ends right after no more motion is detected and post_capture is over.
+event_gap 0
+
+# Maximum length in seconds of a movie
+# When value is exceeded a new movie file is created. (Default: 0 = infinite)
 max_mpeg_time 86400
 
 # Always save images even if there was no motion (default: off)
-output_all off
+emulate_motion off
 
 
 ############################################################
@@ -224,33 +270,34 @@  output_all off
 # Picture with most motion of an event is saved when set to 'best'.
 # Picture with motion nearest center of picture is saved when set to 'center'.
 # Can be used as preview shot for the corresponding movie.
-output_normal off
+output_pictures off
 
 # Output pictures with only the pixels moving object (ghost images) (default: off)
-output_motion off
+output_debug_pictures off
 
 # The quality (in percent) to be used by the jpeg compression (default: 75)
 quality 75
 
-# Output ppm images instead of jpeg (default: off)
-ppm off
+# Type of output images
+# Valid values: jpeg, ppm (default: jpeg)
+picture_type jpeg
 
 
 ############################################################
 # FFMPEG related options
-# Film (mpeg) file output, and deinterlacing of the video input
+# Film (movies) file output, and deinterlacing of the video input
 # The options movie_filename and timelapse_filename are also used
 # by the ffmpeg feature
 ############################################################
 
-# Use ffmpeg to encode mpeg movies in realtime (default: off)
-ffmpeg_cap_new off
+# Use ffmpeg to encode movies in realtime (default: off)
+ffmpeg_output_movies off
 
 # Use ffmpeg to make movies with only the pixels moving
 # object (ghost images) (default: off)
-ffmpeg_cap_motion off
+ffmpeg_output_debug_movies off
 
-# Use ffmpeg to encode a timelapse movie 
+# Use ffmpeg to encode a timelapse movie
 # Default value 0 = off - else save frame every Nth second
 ffmpeg_timelapse 0
 
@@ -265,26 +312,58 @@  ffmpeg_bps 500000
 # Enables and defines variable bitrate for the ffmpeg encoder.
 # ffmpeg_bps is ignored if variable bitrate is enabled.
 # Valid values: 0 (default) = fixed bitrate defined by ffmpeg_bps,
-# or the range 2 - 31 where 2 means best quality and 31 is worst.
+# or the range 1 - 100 where 1 means worst quality and 100 is best.
 ffmpeg_variable_bitrate 0
 
 # Codec to used by ffmpeg for the video compression.
-# Timelapse mpegs are always made in mpeg1 format independent from this option.
-# Supported formats are: mpeg1 (ffmpeg-0.4.8 only), mpeg4 (default), and msmpeg4.
-# mpeg1 - gives you files with extension .mpg
+# Timelapse videos have two options.
+#   mpg - Creates mpg file with mpeg-2 encoding.
+#     If motion is shutdown and restarted, new pics will be appended
+#     to any previously created file with name indicated for timelapse.
+#   mpeg4 - Creates avi file with the default encoding.
+#     If motion is shutdown and restarted, new pics will create a
+#     new file with the name indicated for timelapse.
+# Supported formats are:
 # mpeg4 or msmpeg4 - gives you files with extension .avi
 # msmpeg4 is recommended for use with Windows Media Player because
 # it requires no installation of codec on the Windows client.
 # swf - gives you a flash film with extension .swf
 # flv - gives you a flash video with extension .flv
-# ffv1 - FF video codec 1 for Lossless Encoding ( experimental )
-# mov - QuickTime ( testing )
-ffmpeg_video_codec msmpeg4
+# ffv1 - FF video codec 1 for Lossless Encoding
+# mov - QuickTime
+# mp4 - MPEG-4 Part 14 H264 encoding
+# mkv - Matroska H264 encoding
+# hevc - H.265 / HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding)
+ffmpeg_video_codec mpeg4
+
+# When creating videos, should frames be duplicated in order 
+# to keep up with the requested frames per second
+# (default: true)
+ffmpeg_duplicate_frames true
+
+############################################################
+# SDL Window
+############################################################
+
+# Number of motion thread to show in SDL Window (default: 0 = disabled)
+#sdl_threadnr 0
+
+############################################################
+# External pipe to video encoder
+# Replacement for FFMPEG builtin encoder for ffmpeg_output_movies only.
+# The options movie_filename and timelapse_filename are also used
+# by the ffmpeg feature
+#############################################################
 
-# Use ffmpeg to deinterlace video. Necessary if you use an analog camera
-# and see horizontal combing on moving objects in video or pictures.
-# (default: off)
-ffmpeg_deinterlace off
+# Bool to enable or disable extpipe (default: off)
+use_extpipe off
+
+# External program (full path and opts) to pipe raw video to
+# Generally, use '-' for STDIN...
+;extpipe mencoder -demuxer rawvideo -rawvideo w=%w:h=%h:i420 -ovc x264 -x264encopts bframes=4:frameref=1:subq=1:scenecut=-1:nob_adapt:threads=1:keyint=1000:8x8dct:vbv_bufsize=4000:crf=24:partitions=i8x8,i4x4:vbv_maxrate=800:no-chroma-me -vf denoise3d=16:12:48:4,pp=lb -of   avi -o %f.avi - -fps %fps
+;extpipe x264 - --input-res %wx%h --fps %fps --bitrate 2000 --preset ultrafast --quiet -o %f.mp4
+;extpipe mencoder -demuxer rawvideo -rawvideo w=%w:h=%h:fps=%fps -ovc x264 -x264encopts preset=ultrafast -of lavf -o %f.mp4 - -fps %fps
+;extpipe ffmpeg -y -f rawvideo -pix_fmt yuv420p -video_size %wx%h -framerate %fps -i pipe:0 -vcodec libx264 -preset ultrafast -f mp4 %f.mp4
 
 
 ############################################################
@@ -299,7 +378,7 @@  snapshot_interval 0
 # Text Display
 # %Y = year, %m = month, %d = date,
 # %H = hour, %M = minute, %S = second, %T = HH:MM:SS,
-# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = thread (camera) number,
+# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = camera id number,
 # %D = changed pixels, %N = noise level, \n = new line,
 # %i and %J = width and height of motion area,
 # %K and %L = X and Y coordinates of motion center
@@ -309,9 +388,17 @@  snapshot_interval 0
 ############################################################
 
 # Locate and draw a box around the moving object.
-# Valid values: on, off and preview (default: off)
+# Valid values: on, off, preview (default: off)
 # Set to 'preview' will only draw a box in preview_shot pictures.
-locate off
+locate_motion_mode off
+
+# Set the look and style of the locate box if enabled.
+# Valid values: box, redbox, cross, redcross (default: box)
+# Set to 'box' will draw the traditional box.
+# Set to 'redbox' will draw a red box.
+# Set to 'cross' will draw a little cross to mark center.
+# Set to 'redcross' will draw a little red cross to mark center.
+locate_motion_style box
 
 # Draws the timestamp using same options as C function strftime(3)
 # Default: %Y-%m-%d\n%T = date in ISO format and time in 24 hour clock
@@ -340,13 +427,18 @@  text_event %Y%m%d%H%M%S
 text_double off
 
 
+# Text to include in a JPEG EXIF comment
+# May be any text, including conversion specifiers.
+# The EXIF timestamp is included independent of this text.
+;exif_text %i%J/%K%L
+
 ############################################################
 # Target Directories and filenames For Images And Films
-# For the options snapshot_, jpeg_, mpeg_ and timelapse_filename
+# For the options snapshot_, picture_, movie_ and timelapse_filename
 # you can use conversion specifiers
 # %Y = year, %m = month, %d = date,
 # %H = hour, %M = minute, %S = second,
-# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = thread (camera) number,
+# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = camera id number,
 # %D = changed pixels, %N = noise level,
 # %i and %J = width and height of motion area,
 # %K and %L = X and Y coordinates of motion center
@@ -374,73 +466,90 @@  snapshot_filename %v-%Y%m%d%H%M%S-snapshot
 # File extension .jpg or .ppm is automatically added so do not include this
 # Set to 'preview' together with best-preview feature enables special naming
 # convention for preview shots. See motion guide for details
-jpeg_filename %v-%Y%m%d%H%M%S-%q
+picture_filename %v-%Y%m%d%H%M%S-%q
 
-# File path for motion triggered ffmpeg films (mpeg) relative to target_dir
+# File path for motion triggered ffmpeg films (movies) relative to target_dir
 # Default: %v-%Y%m%d%H%M%S
-# Default value is equivalent to legacy oldlayout option
-# For Motion 3.0 compatible mode choose: %Y/%m/%d/%H%M%S
-# File extension .mpg or .avi is automatically added so do not include this
-# This option was previously called ffmpeg_filename
+# File extensions(.mpg .avi) are automatically added so do not include them
 movie_filename %v-%Y%m%d%H%M%S
 
-# File path for timelapse mpegs relative to target_dir
+# File path for timelapse movies relative to target_dir
 # Default: %Y%m%d-timelapse
-# Default value is near equivalent to legacy oldlayout option
-# For Motion 3.0 compatible mode choose: %Y/%m/%d-timelapse
-# File extension .mpg is automatically added so do not include this
+# File extensions(.mpg .avi) are automatically added so do not include them
 timelapse_filename %Y%m%d-timelapse
 
+############################################################
+# Global Network Options
+############################################################
+# Enable IPv6 (default: off)
+ipv6_enabled off
 
 ############################################################
-# Live Webcam Server
+# Live Stream Server
 ############################################################
 
 # The mini-http server listens to this port for requests (default: 0 = disabled)
-webcam_port 2500
+stream_port 2500
 
-# Quality of the jpeg images produced (default: 50)
-webcam_quality 50
+# Quality of the jpeg (in percent) images produced (default: 50)
+stream_quality 50
 
 # Output frames at 1 fps when no motion is detected and increase to the
-# rate given by webcam_maxrate when motion is detected (default: off)
-webcam_motion off
+# rate given by stream_maxrate when motion is detected (default: off)
+stream_motion off
 
-# Maximum framerate for webcam streams (default: 1)
-webcam_maxrate 1
+# Maximum framerate for stream streams (default: 1)
+stream_maxrate 1
 
-# Restrict webcam connections to localhost only (default: on)
-webcam_localhost off
+# Restrict stream connections to localhost only (default: on)
+stream_localhost off
 
 # Limits the number of images per connection (default: 0 = unlimited)
-# Number can be defined by multiplying actual webcam rate by desired number of seconds
-# Actual webcam rate is the smallest of the numbers framerate and webcam_maxrate
-webcam_limit 0
+# Number can be defined by multiplying actual stream rate by desired number of seconds
+# Actual stream rate is the smallest of the numbers framerate and stream_maxrate
+stream_limit 0
 
+# Set the authentication method (default: 0)
+# 0 = disabled
+# 1 = Basic authentication
+# 2 = MD5 digest (the safer authentication)
+stream_auth_method 0
+
+# Authentication for the stream. Syntax username:password
+# Default: not defined (Disabled)
+; stream_authentication username:password
+
+# Percentage to scale the stream image for preview
+# Default: 25
+; stream_preview_scale 25
+
+# Have stream preview image start on a new line
+# Default: no
+; stream_preview_newline no
 
 ############################################################
 # HTTP Based Control
 ############################################################
 
 # TCP/IP port for the http server to listen on (default: 0 = disabled)
-control_port 0
+webcontrol_port 0
 
 # Restrict control connections to localhost only (default: on)
-control_localhost on
+webcontrol_localhost on
 
 # Output for http server, select off to choose raw text plain (default: on)
-control_html_output on
+webcontrol_html_output on
 
 # Authentication for the http based control. Syntax username:password
 # Default: not defined (Disabled)
-; control_authentication username:password
+; webcontrol_authentication username:password
 
 
 ############################################################
 # Tracking (Pan/Tilt)
-############################################################
+#############################################################
 
-# Type of tracker (0=none (default), 1=stepper, 2=iomojo, 3=pwc, 4=generic, 5=uvcvideo)
+# Type of tracker (0=none (default), 1=stepper, 2=iomojo, 3=pwc, 4=generic, 5=uvcvideo, 6=servo)
 # The generic type enables the definition of motion center and motion size to
 # be used with the conversion specifiers for options like on_motion_detected
 track_type 0
@@ -449,20 +558,38 @@  track_type 0
 track_auto off
 
 # Serial port of motor (default: none)
-; track_port value
+;track_port /dev/ttyS0
 
 # Motor number for x-axis (default: 0)
 track_motorx 0
 
+# Set motorx reverse (default: 0)
+;track_motorx_reverse 0
+
 # Motor number for y-axis (default: 0)
 track_motory 0
 
+# Set motory reverse (default: 0)
+;track_motory_reverse 0
+
 # Maximum value on x-axis (default: 0)
 track_maxx 0
 
+# Minimum value on x-axis (default: 0)
+;track_minx 50
+
 # Maximum value on y-axis (default: 0)
 track_maxy 0
 
+# Minimum value on y-axis (default: 0)
+;track_miny 50
+
+# Center value on x-axis (default: 0)
+;track_homex 128
+
+# Center value on y-axis (default: 0)
+;track_homey 128
+
 # ID of an iomojo camera if used (default: 0)
 track_iomojo_id 0
 
@@ -492,7 +619,7 @@  track_stepsize 40
 # You can use conversion specifiers for the on_xxxx commands
 # %Y = year, %m = month, %d = date,
 # %H = hour, %M = minute, %S = second,
-# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = thread (camera) number,
+# %v = event, %q = frame number, %t = camera id number,
 # %D = changed pixels, %N = noise level,
 # %i and %J = width and height of motion area,
 # %K and %L = X and Y coordinates of motion center
@@ -509,11 +636,11 @@  track_stepsize 40
 quiet on
 
 # Command to be executed when an event starts. (default: none)
-# An event starts at first motion detected after a period of no motion defined by gap 
+# An event starts at first motion detected after a period of no motion defined by event_gap
 ; on_event_start value
 
 # Command to be executed when an event ends after a period of no motion
-# (default: none). The period of no motion is defined by option gap.
+# (default: none). The period of no motion is defined by option event_gap.
 ; on_event_end value
 
 # Command to be executed when a picture (.ppm|.jpg) is saved (default: none)
@@ -536,26 +663,26 @@  quiet on
 ; on_movie_end value
 
 # Command to be executed when a camera can't be opened or if it is lost
-# NOTE: There is situations when motion doesn't detect a lost camera!
-# It depends on the driver, some drivers don't detect a lost camera at all
-# Some hang the motion thread. Some even hang the PC! (default: none)
+# NOTE: There is situations when motion dones't detect a lost camera!
+# It depends on the driver, some drivers dont detect a lost camera at all
+# Some hangs the motion thread. Some even hang the PC! (default: none)
 ; on_camera_lost value
 
-############################################################
-# Common Options For MySQL and PostgreSQL database features.
-# Options require the MySQL/PostgreSQL options to be active also.
-############################################################
+#####################################################################
+# Common Options for database features.
+# Options require database options to be active also.
+#####################################################################
 
-# Log to the database when creating motion triggered image file  (default: on)
-sql_log_image on
+# Log to the database when creating motion triggered picture file  (default: on)
+sql_log_picture on
 
 # Log to the database when creating a snapshot image file (default: on)
 sql_log_snapshot on
 
-# Log to the database when creating motion triggered mpeg file (default: off)
-sql_log_mpeg off
+# Log to the database when creating motion triggered movie file (default: off)
+sql_log_movie off
 
-# Log to the database when creating timelapse mpeg file (default: off)
+# Log to the database when creating timelapse movies file (default: off)
 sql_log_timelapse off
 
 # SQL query string that is sent to the database
@@ -564,45 +691,46 @@  sql_log_timelapse off
 # %n = the number representing the file_type
 # %f = filename with full path
 # Default value:
+# Create tables :
+##
+# Mysql
+# CREATE TABLE security (camera int, filename char(80) not null, frame int, file_type int, time_stamp timestamp(14), event_time_stamp timestamp(14));
+#
+# Postgresql
+# CREATE TABLE security (camera int, filename char(80) not null, frame int, file_type int, time_stamp timestamp without time zone, event_time_stamp timestamp without time zone);
+#
 # insert into security(camera, filename, frame, file_type, time_stamp, text_event) values('%t', '%f', '%q', '%n', '%Y-%m-%d %T', '%C')
 sql_query insert into security(camera, filename, frame, file_type, time_stamp, event_time_stamp) values('%t', '%f', '%q', '%n', '%Y-%m-%d %T', '%C')
 
 
 ############################################################
-# Database Options For MySQL
+# Database Options
 ############################################################
 
-# Mysql database to log to (default: not defined)
-; mysql_db value
-
-# The host on which the database is located (default: localhost)
-; mysql_host value
+# database type : mysql, postgresql, sqlite3 (default : not defined)
+; database_type value
 
-# User account name for MySQL database (default: not defined)
-; mysql_user value
+# database to log to (default: not defined)
+# for sqlite3, the full path and name for the database.
+; database_dbname value
 
-# User password for MySQL database (default: not defined)
-; mysql_password value
-
-
-############################################################
-# Database Options For PostgreSQL
-############################################################
+# The host on which the database is located (default: localhost)
+; database_host value
 
-# PostgreSQL database to log to (default: not defined)
-; pgsql_db value
+# User account name for database (default: not defined)
+; database_user value
 
-# The host on which the database is located (default: localhost)
-; pgsql_host value
+# User password for database (default: not defined)
+; database_password value
 
-# User account name for PostgreSQL database (default: not defined)
-; pgsql_user value
+# Port on which the database is located
+#  mysql 3306 , postgresql 5432 (default: not defined)
+; database_port value
 
-# User password for PostgreSQL database (default: not defined)
-; pgsql_password value
+# Database wait time in milliseconds for locked database to
+# be unlocked before returning database locked error (default 0)
+; database_busy_timeout 0
 
-# Port on which the PostgreSQL database is located (default: 5432)
-; pgsql_port 5432
 
 
 ############################################################
@@ -619,19 +747,24 @@  sql_query insert into security(camera, filename, frame, file_type, time_stamp, e
 
 
 ##############################################################
-# Thread config files - One for each camera.
+# camera config files - One for each camera.
 # Except if only one camera - You only need this config file.
-# If you have more than one camera you MUST define one thread
+# If you have more than one camera you MUST define one camera
 # config file for each camera in addition to this config file.
 ##############################################################
 
 # Remember: If you have more than one camera you must have one
-# thread file for each camera. E.g. 2 cameras requires 3 files:
-# This motion.conf file AND thread1.conf and thread2.conf.
+# camera file for each camera. E.g. 2 cameras requires 3 files:
+# This motion.conf file AND camera1.conf and camera2.conf.
 # Only put the options that are unique to each camera in the
-# thread config files. 
-; thread /usr/local/etc/thread1.conf
-; thread /usr/local/etc/thread2.conf
-; thread /usr/local/etc/thread3.conf
-; thread /usr/local/etc/thread4.conf
+# camera config files.
+; camera /etc/motion/camera1.conf
+; camera /etc/motion/camera2.conf
+; camera /etc/motion/camera3.conf
+; camera /etc/motion/camera4.conf
 
+##############################################################
+# Camera config directory - One for each camera.
+##############################################################
+#
+; camera_dir /etc/motion/conf.d