[gst-devel] spider / autoplugger / caps
in7y118 at public.uni-hamburg.de
Tue Jan 27 03:49:26 CET 2004
On Tue, 27 Jan 2004, Julien MOUTTE wrote:
> 1 Xv port grabbed for each xvimagesink instance.
> so as 99% of video cards have a single Xv port you can only have one
> xvimagesink running at the same time as others can't grab the Xv port.
> Which is absolutely normal.
> One could try xvimagesink and if it fails to go to READY then use
Could you improve the error message? Failed xcontext doesn't seem so
informative, something like "Couldn't get an xcontext, probably all
XvPorts are locked." would be nice as this is a common problem. :)
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