decodebin - static linking of decoder and sink

Sebastian Dröge sebastian at
Thu Apr 28 06:49:50 UTC 2016

On Mi, 2016-04-27 at 23:42 -0700, Ash 20001 wrote:
> Is there an easy way I can fix this? Just add maxwidth/maxheight to
> the caps?
> How does decodebin do it?

The capsfilter between parser and decoder in decodebin apparently does
it, but it's wrong that it does :) It should also fail in decodebin.
You can work around that with a capssetter element, but it would be
better to just get this fixed in the decoder.

Sebastian Dröge, Centricular Ltd ·

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