Gstreamer 1.0 and playbin

Tim-Philipp Müller t.i.m at
Mon Dec 17 06:30:37 PST 2012

On Mon, 2012-12-17 at 16:21 +0200, Jiergir Ogoerg wrote:


> I'm using v1.0.3 and this line returns NULL:
> GstElement *refPlay = gst_element_factory_make("playbin", NULL);
> //refPlay is NULL
> Same issue with "playbin2". But works fine with 0.10.
> Can anyone please tell me what to do?
> Using v1.0.3 on Ubuntu 12.10 amd64 installed thru a ppa, same issue
> happens on Ubuntu 13.04.


  gst-inspect-1.0 playbin

work? (gst-inspect-1.0 is in the gstreamer1.0-tools package)

Do you have gstreamer1.0-plugins-base installed?

If not, perhaps try:

 sudo apt-get install gstreamer1.0-*


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