SMP Support?

mattes effemm at
Wed Dec 19 12:54:59 PST 2012

> I am currently writing a very CPU-intensive gstreamer app that handles
> 4K video which get post-processed into multiple video output streams.
> During profiling it appears that very limited use is being made of the
> multiple processors in my server. I would love to be able to have my
> output stream tasks distributed among the CPU’s on the server. Is
> there currently any way to do something like that?

You probably do some video de/encoding.
Many codecs are only single threaded. 
You might want to look at X264, this codec handles multiple cpus

  gst-inspect x264enc

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