[gst-devel] sending a SIGUSR1 (quit) signal to a gstreamer pipeline
ds at schleef.org
Mon Nov 12 22:05:47 CET 2007
On Mon, Nov 12, 2007 at 03:08:28PM -0500, Tanim Islam wrote:
> How would I go about sending a SIGUSR1 signal to
> a gstreamer pipeline in a script (say, bash)? I
> want to extract the tags from a music file
> without having to manually type in ^C.
gst-launch is not intended to be a general purpose scripting utility.
You'll get much better results by either writing your script in python
and using pygst, or by writing a custom command-line utility for
extracting tags. (Such a custom utility would be a useful inclusion
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