[gst-devel] Seek operation

Michael Smith msmith at xiph.org
Wed Dec 24 19:39:00 CET 2008

On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 12:19 AM, Sumanth V <sumanth.v at allaboutif.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
>        I am writing a application which dose a trickmode operation on the
> stored file. When i do PAUSE and then PLAY it resumes play from where i had
> PAUSED. But when i do seek forward by setting the rate to 2.0 / 4.0 FORWARD
> happens but when i press PLAY the play back dose not resume from where i
> pressed PLAY but instead starts playing from offset where i had selected to
> forward.
> To play while forwarding i send this seek event.
> gst_element_seek( pipeline, 1.0,GST_FORMAT_TIME ,GST_SEEK_FLAG_FLUSH ,
>                                                GST_SEEK_TYPE_CUR, 0,

That's because you're doing a flushing seek. Remove
GST_SEEK_FLAG_FLUSH to avoid flushing the pipeline.


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