How can I reuse directshow components in Gstreamer (windows)

Kapil Agrawal kapil.agl at
Thu Mar 31 02:09:21 PDT 2011

Maybe you can develop your own gstreamer plugins that will call directshow
filter, like directshowvideosrc etc ?


On Thu, Mar 31, 2011 at 1:07 PM, sreekanth R <sreecanthr at> wrote:

> I  am developing a new media playback application for Digital cinema.
> While checking the multimedia framework options, I am pretty impressed with
> GStreamer and would like to use it.
> BUT, we already have developed some directshow filters, which we do not
> intend to throw away or refactor for now. The directshow filters involve
> in-house developed(with source code) and also purchased(without source
> code).
> *Question:* *How can I reuse these components even though I switch from
> Directshow to Gstreamer? Ideas and pointers will be much appreciated.*
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