support for 10 bit bayer sensor

Mohammed Sameer msameer at
Wed Apr 11 13:44:05 PDT 2012

On Wed, Apr 11, 2012 at 03:06:31AM -0700, Jayakrishnan wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to interface omnivision sensor ov5650 to pandaboard. I am able
> to capture images using some c code. However I am unable to use v4l2src of
> gstreamer to capture video from the sensor. 
> The error i am getting is "unable to negotiate format"
> The sensor outputs video data in 10 bit bayer format. I came to know that
> v4l2src supports 8 bit bayer. Is there some way, I can capture the video
> (even in wrong format, I will correct it somewhere in pipeline) using
> v4l2src? 

I guess the only way to know what's really going on is to set GST_DEBUG='v4l2:5'
before running the pipeline,


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