Warning about gstassrender plugin in gst-launch on Windows

Nirbheek Chauhan nirbheek.chauhan at gmail.com
Tue Jun 6 12:14:01 UTC 2023

Hi Tobias,

Thanks for raising this issue. This MR should fix it:


On Tue, Jun 6, 2023 at 2:45 PM Tobias Rapp via gstreamer-devel
<gstreamer-devel at lists.freedesktop.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> each time after an update of GStreamer libraries on some Windows machine
> I get a warning in gst-launch-1.0 and similar command-line tools that it
> fails load plugin "gstassrender.dll". It seems that the gstassrender
> plugin and its dependency library "libass-9.dll" are packaged in
> different modules of the installer, so when I only install the module
> with this plugin but not select the module with its dependency I will
> get the warning.
> My work-around is to manually rename the plugin DLL so it is ignored,
> until I install another update :) Where would be the proper place to
> report this trivial issue?
> Regards, Tobias

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