[gst-devel] "No such element or plugin mad"

Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller uraeus at linuxrising.org
Tue Dec 14 07:03:06 CET 2004

Hi Vishwa,
So in which directory are the plugins .so files located on your system?
They should be in /usr/lib/gstreamer-0.8 as that is where gst-register
expects them by default. I am not sure why you seem to want to have the
plugins directly in /lib


On Tue, 2004-12-14 at 02:46 -0800, vishwanath H.G wrote:
> Hi,
> I am new to this gstreamer and try to play mp3 file using mad plugin
> on target using gstreamer libraries, So I compiled gstreamer-0.8.7 &
> gst-plugins for ARM and then copied the installed plugins and
> gstreamer libraries to my target filesystem. 
> But when I run "gst-register" command with plugins path, it just
> hangs.
> ---------------------------snip---------------------------------------
> # gst-register --gst-plugin-path=/lib
> Rebuilding global_registry
> (/usr/local/var/cache/gstreamer-0.8/registry.xml) ....
>          -----> hanging here
> --------------------------------------------------------------------- 
> Can someone point me to the error?
> Is there any files to be create on taget....
> Please revert back......
> Thanks
> Vishwa  
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