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asked 2015-07-07 08:58:32 -0600

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My code is already slow and processing takes some time once some frame is captured and processed from camera. When I use imshow ( "name", processedframe ). i don't want to wait even for 1 ms and continue to next loop. If I don't include waitkey(somevalue) after imshow the window is gray. Is there any solution for this? or i must use waitkey to display the feed correctly.

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you must use waitKey() with imshow() (no, there's no alternative)

(also, the 1ms invested there will most probably not be your bottleneck. profile more carefully, please)

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answered 2015-07-08 03:40:06 -0600

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@berak thanks for the info. Can you please mark it as answer.

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