gst-typefind is not able to determine H264 (stream-format=avc) elementary stream format

Sebastian Dröge sebastian at
Mon Feb 24 10:48:51 PST 2014

On Mo, 2014-02-24 at 01:41 -0800, kstvnd wrote:
> Thank you Sebastian..
> 	When avc stream is in containers like mp4 or flv it is decodable, where
> these containers have codedata(which has SPS and PPC SE).. Is there any
> other gstreamer element which can decode avc format stream?

Other than which element? h264parse can convert avc stream format to
byte-stream stream format, so together with h264parse every h264 decoder
should be able to decode the stream.

You can put avc stream-format h264 into MP4, Matroska and FLV at least.
Byte-stream in the MPEG TS/PS containers.

Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd -
Expertise, Straight from the Source
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