Using GStreamer as RTSP Client

Sebastian Dröge sebastian at
Tue Dec 30 00:59:30 PST 2014

On Di, 2014-12-30 at 12:56 +0530, pankaj bansal wrote:
> Hi
> I have very specific requirement. I need to use GStreamer as RTSP client.
> Client has to stream in the data and decode it and display it.  RTSP Server
> is an Live555 implementation sending H264 data. I cannot change the server.
> I am doing this for Android.
> Are there any tutorials on how to start about this. Is there some working
> sample about using GStreamer as RTSP client? I saw some documentation about
> using GStreamer for RTSP Streaming, but is there any working sample
> available for this?
> I have studied the basic tutorials for GStreamer and want to know how to
> start about RTSP client

There's no real difference between RTSP and other protocols from an
application point of view. A simple RTSP client application could just
use playbin and set the uri property to rtsp://....

Make sure to include the required plugins though, they're all in the NET
category for Android.

Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd ·
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