[gst-devel] How to make gstreamer read data from standard input

Ronald S. Bultje rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net
Wed Jul 20 08:24:12 CEST 2005

On Tue, 2005-07-19 at 23:35, Gijsbert de Haan wrote:
> How do I setup a gstreamer pipeline that can read from standard input?
> cat bjork.mov | gst-launch-0.8 fdsrc fd=0 ! decodebin ! ffcolorspace !
> xvimagesink
> I get a black window but nothing happens.
> gstreamer-plugins-0.8.8-0.fdr.1.3

That should work, it's what Totem uses for the mozilla plugin too, and
the relevant patches for this to work were applied for 0.8.8. You may
want to use ffmpegcolorspace, though, ffcolorspace is unmaintained and
deprecated (wrong module :) ).


Ronald S. Bultje <rbultje at ronald.bitfreak.net>

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