[gst-devel] Help for a newbe

Mathrick mnews2 at wp.pl
Sun Sep 5 07:33:13 CEST 2004

Dnia 12-08-2004, czw o godzinie 13:41 -0700, Robert Stewart napisał:
> Hi!
> My name is Bob Stewart.  I am preparing to create a plugin that supports
> an audio/video codec and file format that the company I work for came up
> with.  To start off this effort I have downloaded and installed gstreamer
> core 0.8.4, gst-plugins 0.8.3, and gst-player 0.8.0.  Additionally I have
> also installed numerous third party libraries in order to enable the various
> plugins (codecs) that are supported.  I wanted to see how a working
> gst-player
> behaved using a few vanilla .avi files along with a generic "X" output
> before
> I undertook the challange of coming up with the new codec plugin.
> My problem is, I hope a simple one, that when I execute gst-player it
> comes up fine and displays it's little splash screen correctly.  However
> when I try and play the simple .avi files I hear the audio, but do not see
> any of the video.  The video is blank.

To decode anything from the real world, you also need gst-ffmpeg module.


"Tautologizm to coś tautologicznego"
   Maciej Katafiasz <mnews2 at wp.pl>

More information about the gstreamer-devel mailing list