[gst-devel] Problem with recording audio

Ronald Bultje rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net
Tue Jan 28 08:37:03 CET 2003

Hi Markus,

On Tue, 2003-01-28 at 16:52, Markus Westergren wrote:
> If I try using OSS instead I can play audio but when I try to record audio 
> the tst.wav file is empty and the process eats all available CPU.
>    gst-launch osssrc device=/dev/dsp ! wavenc ! filesink location 
> =/tmp/tst.wav
> Is there anything I have missed? This worked with version 0.4.2 of GStreamer 
> and I noticed that there have been some changed to the valid parameters to 
> the OSS plugin. 
> This have been tested on Debian Unstable with kernel 2.4.19
> ALSA: 0.9.0rc6
> GStreamer: 0.5.2 and CVS

0.5.2 or CVS? osssrc in CVS is fixed, the one in 0.5.2 is supposedly
broken (some weirdo patch that shouldn't have been there).


Ronald Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>
Linux Video/Multimedia developer

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