[gst-devel] gst_pipeline_new and GObject-y bits

Benjamin Otte in7y118 at public.uni-hamburg.de
Tue Apr 6 18:53:00 CEST 2004

On Tue, 6 Apr 2004, Benjamin Otte wrote:

> On Tue, 6 Apr 2004, Thomas Vander Stichele wrote:
> > On Sat, 2004-04-03 at 16:51, Benjamin Otte wrote:
> > > The simple, elegant and best solution is of course to check for
> > > scheduler availablibity (at least the default scheduler) in gst_init.
> > > Solves all your problems.
> >
> > I don't think it does - there's more than one scheduler, we want to move
> > on to supporting more than one scheduler in a pipeline too, and the
> > default scheduler can be changed after _init as well.  It was my first
> > idea too, but it's a hack.
> >
> No, there's only one default scheduler and that scheduler is defined at
> system initialization time by GStreamer.
> It should definitely be possible to change it for an app. If an app wants
This should of course read:
It should definitely NOT be possible for an app to change the default

> a different scheduler, it should set that one on the managers it creates.
> The reason for this is simple, too: Changing the default scheduler changes
> behaviour of everything related to gst. You don't know what parts of your
> app use GStreamer. Just imagine you setting the scheduler in an app of
> yours and then gdk-pixbuf crashes because of the gst-gdk-pixbuf loader.
> Benjamin
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