SurfaceTexture in GStreamer (Android) ?

Nicolas Dufresne nicolas.dufresne at
Thu Jun 5 11:12:39 PDT 2014

Le jeudi 05 juin 2014 à 09:30 -0700, sazzad1009 a écrit :
> Hi,
> Is there any way to use SurfaceTexture in GStreamer (Android) to render
> video directly in OpenGL textures?
> SurfaceTexture is supported by Android MediaPlayer. However, MediaPlayer has
> higher latency for rendering live video (~2 Sec.). Therefore, I was hoping
> to use GStreamer instead of MediaPlayer in Android side to reduce this
> latency. However, not sure GStreamer can support SurfaceTexture type OpenGL
> rendering.
> I will appreciate any input!
> Thanks!

The goal is to use this to do zero-copy on Android. This was initially
started by Andoni Morales and now being resumed by Matthieu Bouron. He
reports his progress at:

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