Recommendations for HTTP source element

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Fri Dec 7 00:12:25 PST 2012

Il 06/12/2012 14:52, Mandeep Sandhu ha scritto:
> Hi All,
> I'm working on an embedded system with GStreamer 0.10.
> Unfortunately in my setup, I don't have a HTTP src plugin (there's
> only the filesrc plugin).
> I know of 2 http src plugins - souphttpsrc and neonhttpsrc.
> I'm surprised that there's no curl based src plugin (I could only find
> sink plugins on the plugins page). Isn't curl a really old and stable
> HTTP lib. So how come there's no curl based src plugin?
> Which HTTP src plugin is recommended? I'd like to go for one which is
> most stable and the HTTP lib is uses has the least deps.
> Any suggestions based on your exp with these plugins?

I use souphttpsrc on both desktop and embedded (omap, android) with no 
issue, however you can still use curl, if you want, and send the media 
to the gstreamer pipeline via appsrc,


> Thanks for your time.
> Regards,
> -mandeep
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