Building custom plugin in Windows

Ray Tiley raytiley at
Thu May 16 12:11:26 UTC 2019

On Thu, May 16, 2019 at 5:20 AM priyanka kataria <
priyanka.kataria86 at> wrote:

> Hello,
>> I have built a custom plugin using “Constructing the boilerplate“
>> instructions.
>> The plugin builds and works successfully in Linux environment.
>> Then, I take the C source and header file to Windows and try to build
>> using Visual Studio 2015 which has been setup as per the steps in
>> “Installing on Windows” gstreamer tutorial.
>> The build completes but the plugin cannot be found whatever path I set.
>> Finally, I have copied the “custom.dll” in <gstreamer-1.0>\lib directory.
>> Then, I noticed that   “libcustom.lib” which should be placed under
>> <gstreamer-1.0>\lib\gstreamer-1.0 directory, is not created in Visual
>> Studio build.
>> Is this the cause of plugin not being found?
>> Please share the steps if anybody has built a custom plugin in Windows.
You could be running into this issue I reported yesterday:

>> Regards,
>> Priyanka Kataria
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