[gst-devel] gstreamer core optimizations.

Stefan Kost ensonic at hora-obscura.de
Wed Apr 4 15:54:57 CEST 2007


you can slim down the core a bit by disabling features. Try enabling  
the binary registry, disabling loadsave,index,trace. You can also  
optimize on the glib level by doing adding these to you cflags for a  
release build:

Then of course only ship the plugins you need.


Quoting Kapil Agrawal <kapil.agl at gmail.com>:

> Hi ,
> I want to run gstreamer as a embedded multimedia framework. But I feel its
> no so good for embedded platforms as it memory footprint is big as well as
> it consumes lot of cpu. Hence ,I am trying to optimize the core , but unable
> to find the starting point.
>           Can someone help, as to how can gstreamer be used effectively on
> embedded platforms? or may be give few pointers as to how can one go around
> , for optimizations.
> Thanks
> cheers
> Kapil

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