[gst-devel] gst-launch and AVI file with only good plugins

Vinay Reddy vinayvinay at gmail.com
Mon Dec 24 03:23:26 CET 2007

Is there a way to play an MPEG4 avi file (both video and audio) using
gst-launch and only the good plugins?

I got till "gst-launch filesrc location="test.avi" ! avidemux
name=demuxer !". The examples I found on the internet seemed to use
xvideosink or sdlvideosink or mpeg2dec or windec and none of these are
present on my system (I installed gstreamer, base plugins and the good

I could get audio to play by using "gst-launch filesrc
location="test.avi" ! avidemux name=demuxer ! alsasink" though.

I'd appreciate any pointers/help.


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