[gst-devel] h264 plugins for gstreamer 0.8.10
felipe.contreras at gmail.com
Fri Oct 3 15:52:34 CEST 2008
On Fri, Oct 3, 2008 at 4:39 PM, Victor lyamtsev <vlyamtsev at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Is there h264 plugins for gstreamer-0.8.10 ( That's the only version
>>> I could make to work for RedHat EL 4 )?
>>> Can someone tell me what decoder element I can use - I don't see "x264
>>> decoder" plugin with 'gst-inspect'?
>>> Should I search for that plugin?
>>> Another question: Does Gstreamer plugin contain codec, or does it only
>>> provide interface to it?
>>> E.g. Do I have to install x264 codec prior to plugin?
>> You should use 0.10.x.
>> If that's not on the system I'm afraid you would need to compile
>> GStreamer and it's dependencies, or get RH to update it.
> I can't compile gstreamer 0.10.x for RedHat EL 4: it comes with glib
> 2.3.4, 0.10.x requires version >=2.6,
> later versions of glib require later versions of pkg-config, etc.
> Thanks anyway,
That's the disadvantage of using an incredibly old distribution. But
still, you can compile pkg-config, glib and gst in /opt/foo, there are
not many dependencies.
Check for example the instructions to compile for embedded probably
you would only need +pkg-config:
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