decodebin - static linking of decoder and sink

Sebastian Dröge sebastian at
Wed Apr 27 06:06:01 UTC 2016

On Di, 2016-04-26 at 10:07 -0700, Ash 20001 wrote:
> Or more specifically how to statically link decoder to sink via
> decodebin but without waiting for the pad-added signal.

You can't :) The only other option is to statically link a pipeline
yourself without decodebin, e.g.

  appsrc ! yourh264dec ! xvimagesink

That shouldn't make any difference regarding latency though, decodebin
provides you pad-added at latest once the first decoded frame is

Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd ·

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