Please give me advice about implementing gstreamer-vaapi

Stefan Kost ensonic at
Sun Mar 6 11:55:22 PST 2011

Am 03.03.2011 15:48, schrieb 1978dmzx at
> Hello, 
> I've troublled about playing the movie with gstreamer-vaapi plugin and Qt 
> phonon for 4 weeks. 
> I've added "video/x-vaapi-surface" to rawcaps definition in gst-plugins-base 
> package. 
> And when the movie file(mpeg4,rev2)was selected on qmediaplayer(this is Qt's 
> demo program) , I've confirmed that "vaapidecode" was selected. but 
> xvimagesink was selected instead of "vaapisink". 

Maybe you need to increase the rank of vaapisink. In general you should talk to
the people you received the vaapi plugins from (as they don't seem to chime in


> Now I am planning to change the source code of "xvimagesink". if the 
> contents of "xvimagesink" is "vaapisink" then the movie play normaly. 
> Is this my idea right? 
> Please advice me!! 
> Best Regards, 
> Hiroshi 
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