For questions related with the GStreamer multimedia framework. GStreamer allows a programmer to create a variety of media-handling components, including simple audio playback, audio and video playback, recording, streaming and editing.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
8 views

Clementine doesn't play APE files

Clementine (1.2.3) on Ubuntu (16.04) Gnome (3.18) - doesn't play .ape files. Before the update (from Ubuntu Gnome 15.10) it also wasn't working, but it was telling that there is a problem with ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

No audio in gmusicbrowser, guayadeque, banshee etc but VLC OK

first post here, new to Linux/Ubuntu (14.04). I had Gmusicbrowser, Guayadeque all working then I decided to install Banshee through software center to have a look. Something went wrong during the ...
1
vote
1answer
77 views

Is it possible to install gstreamer GStreamer Core and Plugins 1.6.3 stable release on ubuntu 14.04?

For my recording project I need to use a tool which needs a new version of gstreamer. I've seen that 1.6.3 is the last stable version of it but don't know if it's possible to install it on my system ...
2
votes
1answer
49 views

How to install support for GStreamer element ffdeinterlace?

On Ubuntu 14.04 I am trying to use Arista Transducer to burn subtitle to an mp3 file. But I keep getting this error: Python (v2.7) requires to install plugins to support the following multimedia ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Gstreamer 1.7 and Ubuntu 14.04

My question is simple, for 3 days straight I am trying to make gstreamer 1.7 on Ubuntu 14.04 however I am unable to. I download source from the Gstreamer site and build it with prefix=/usr and I can ...
1
vote
1answer
50 views

Can not play DVD in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

While inserting a DVD (which plays well in a DVD player) into my laptop, a message appears, requesting me to install gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad. What is this? How can I solve this problem and watch my ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Gstreamer 0.10 on imx6 Board can't play video with audio

I'm working with an imx6 board. I have to stream a video file, let's say a MP4 file called "video.mp4", from file to screen. First i had some problems trying to run only the video, eventually i ...
0
votes
0answers
88 views

undefined symbol: _gst_fraction_type when run gstreamer-1.0

I have build and installed gstreamer-1.0 followed by all its plugins from the source. All works fine. Then while coding I have used GST_TYPE_FRACTION and it complains about an undefined symbol. So I ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Exaile does not play

I'm new to Exaile and wasn't able to play anything yet. I added podcasts and every time I try to play them, I get the famous message: "no suitable plugins found". After reading similar questions, I ...
1
vote
0answers
15 views

Installing Plugins on 12.04 [duplicate]

Need help in installing 2 plugins GStreamer ffmpeg video plugin Codecs to play mpeg, divx, mpeg4, ac3, wmv and asf files GStreamer plugins for mms, wavpack, quicktime,musepack Codecs to play Need ...
0
votes
0answers
211 views

Clementine GStreamer plugin for APE audio

Clementine won't play Monkey's Audio .ape files. It keeps saying that a GStreamer plugin is missing, but it doesn't say what plugin. I tried running it from terminal but I get no useful output. ...
0
votes
0answers
86 views

No decoder available for type 'video/x-msmpeg, msmpegversion=(int)42,

I am using QtMultimedia class in QML: http://doc.qt.io/qt-5/qml-qtmultimedia-video.html When I run the first example program shown in the above link, I get the following error: Warning: "No decoder ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

Playing the recorded video with gstreamer in kdenlive and VLC failed

I have a gstreamer pipeline to record Video+Audio from a Webcam as below: gst-launch-1.0 v4l2src device=/dev/video1 ! 'image/jpeg, width=1920, height=1080, framerate=30/1' \ ! jpegparse ! jpegdec ! ...
1
vote
0answers
112 views

Capturing an “HD” video from Webcam using gstreamer pipeline is failed

I have a simple pipeline which is supposed to capture a video stream (+audio) from a webcam in JPEG and put it into a .mts container, but at the end when I try to play the file (using ffplay) or ...
0
votes
0answers
106 views

Rotate a Video in gstreamer pipeline

I have this pipeline to record from two webcams simultaneously: gst-launch-1.0 -v v4l2src device=/dev/video0 num-buffers=300\ ! "video/x-raw,width=800,height=600,framerate=30/1" ! videorate\ ! ...
0
votes
0answers
116 views

GStreamer backend error

I just started jusing Xubuntu a week ago. I haven't been playing any music-CDs, yet. When I attempt to use the GStreamer player with a music-CD, it displays an error: "GStreamer backend error. Could ...
0
votes
0answers
349 views

GStreamer error: Gstreamer encountered a general stream error

Today I was trying to watch a video and my GStreamer gave an error massage : GStreamer error: Gstreamer encountered a general stream error. How Can I fix this? Thanks
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Media playback & App Store

I recently moved back from Windows 8.1 Pro to Ubuntu since the 12.04 LTS edition. I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS of 32 bit version. The music and video files were not playing as there were ...
0
votes
1answer
103 views

Streaming a raw data bytes by byte into gstreamer pipeline

I have a problem that a gstreamer pipeline which has to take raw data byte by byte into pipeline, and it has to played. I have used appsrc to stream a data chunk by chunk into pipeline but it is not ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Web Based Video Recording GUI

I've created a gstreamer pipeline code for capturing the screen and video of a webcam and putting both in sync into a single file. I'm looking for a web based "open source" UI to use (and ...
0
votes
0answers
114 views

15.04 Totem stream errors on previously working videos

I have videos downloaded that worked prior to 15.04 and now give either: internal data stream error GStreamer encountered a general stream error They appear to be common formats like MPEG-4 ...
0
votes
0answers
79 views

What is the video sink for Ubuntu touch

I have a gstreamer1.0 installed on my Ubuntu touch system and I am trying to get a video stream on it. But my video sink is not working. Code is running on Terminal window but there is no video popup. ...
0
votes
1answer
808 views

CRITICAL **: gst_app_src_set_size: assertion 'GST_IS_APP_SRC (appsrc)' failed

As reported here before, in some cases, at least, firefox won't play bandcamp tracks. I have tried to do it when running firefox from the command line, both with my default profile, and with a newly ...
0
votes
0answers
230 views

Problem with gstreamer - jpeg format in recording HD

I'm using this pipeline script to capture simultaneously from a webcam (in 1080P - 30 fps) and a framegrabber (24 fps) and the audio into one container: gst-launch-1.0 \ v4l2src device=/dev/video0 ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Totally remove GStreamer and install it back again

I passed my entire day trying to install the newer version of Subtitle Editor on Ubuntu Studio 14.04, without success. In particular, I was required to install a newer version of GStreamer. The ...
1
vote
0answers
204 views

RTSP stream on ubuntu touch?

I am trying to run a RTSP video stream on nexus tablet having Ubuntu-touch running on it. using 3 players to make it happen: 1. VLC control 2. MPlayer 3. Gstreamer 1.0 a. VLC is not working on my ...
0
votes
1answer
357 views

Running multiple pipelines of gstreamer simultaneously in sync

Thanks to help of "thiagoss" I made these pipelines below for gstreamer. one is capturing via Webcam and the other from frame grabber. the thing now is that I don't know how to merge them ( I want ...
0
votes
0answers
127 views

gstreamer + pulseaudio network sink: Playback stops after each song

I have a pulseaudio sink set up to send audio to another PC as described here: Network: Using a tunnel. It works, but in multiple music players - which all use gstreamer - playback stops after every ...
0
votes
1answer
413 views

HD recording via logitech c930e webcam

I want to record an Hd video stream via this webcam (hopefully using a script) to capture simultaneously with a screen recording into one container. (you can see the pipeline code I've used before, ...
0
votes
0answers
79 views

installing libtsmux-dev and flutsmux on Ubuntu 14.04

I wanted to install the libtsmux-dev and then flutsmux on this version but it seems this library is removed since executing sudo apt-get install libtsmux-dev gives me this error: E: Unable to locate ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

How to install GStreamer 0.10 on Ubuntu touch nexus 7

I want to play one live video stream on my ubuntu touch tablet. I need a GStreamer 0.10 for my video showcase but I am not able to install it on ubuntu touch. Initially, I tried to execute "sudo ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

GStreamer extra plugins [duplicate]

How to install GStreamer extra plugins from terminal on Ubuntu 12.04. link to Gstreamer extra plugin on software center .
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Cannot see outside subtitles in totem and Parole Player

I tried to load a outside subtitle to a mkv video file in totem player ,but it didn't show . In the menu I saw the subtitle loaded ,but just no characters displayed. Then I tried another video player ...
0
votes
1answer
263 views

Pre-installed GStreamer 0.10 does not recognized the installed element “ladspa-gate”

I am new to gstreamer, and wanted to set it up such that I can explore most plugins (good, bad, ugly, etc.). I recently started using gstreamer 0.10 and intended to use it to process audio files. I ...
0
votes
0answers
408 views

use qt multimedia under 15.04

Ubuntu is missing the gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg packages quite a long time now. if i install them from the ppa of mc3man i can get my Qt 5.4.1 application running on 14.10 but on 15.04 i get on error, that ...
0
votes
0answers
2k views

Gstreamer is missing a plugin in 14.10 and 15.04

On 14.10 and 15.04 Clementine streamer does not work because Gstreamer installation is missing a plugin. Is the same problem as in this question: Clementine won't play .wma, with "Your ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

System functionality lost after my compilation of glib 2.0 and Gstreamer

It seems that my Ubuntu 14.4 LTS lost lots of functionality after my compilation of glib 2.0 and the latest Gstreamer. Multimedia, IME, auto-mount and many other functionality have lost since then. ...
0
votes
1answer
557 views

Green screen on totem when playing mp4 files

When I try to launch mp4 video files in Ubuntu 14.04, there is only shown a green screen but no video. The audio is running normally. I use the standard video application in Ubuntu, I think this is ...
0
votes
1answer
645 views

Gstream video stream error

I'm trying to stream webcam video from one computer to another with low or zero latency. I used the following command. Sender: gst-launch-1.0 v4l2src ! video/x-raw,width=640,height=480 ! x264enc ! ...
0
votes
1answer
329 views

ubuntu 14.10 Utopic has both gstreamer 1.0 and 0.10 packages. Why?

I am trying to figure out the "multimedia" stack on Ubuntu as for 14.10 release. I have installed a lot of gstreamer0.10 packages, some are exact duplicates of 1.0 packages. Should I remove the ...
4
votes
2answers
7k views

How do I install gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg on Ubuntu 14.10?

Is it possible to install gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg needed for Clementine on Ubuntu 14.10? (see Clementine won't play .wma, with "Your GStreamer installation is missing a plugin" error)
0
votes
1answer
653 views

Proper installation of gstreamer1.0-vaapi

Okey guys here is my problem for the past few weeks Iam trying to use vaapi.I have intel i5 processor (Wayland) which supports vaapi but for some strange reason I can't make it working also I run ...
2
votes
0answers
199 views

VLC and Totem crushes playing .wmv files

VLC & Totem crushes every time trying open .wmv movie (Rhythmbox also cant play .m4a music) ubuntu-restricted-* installed Tried: reinstall ubuntu-restricted-* reinstall gstreamer0.10-plugins-* ...
3
votes
1answer
490 views

G-streamer, what is it? [duplicate]

G-streamer, what is it? How can I determine if it is already installed? I've already looked in the obvious places - where and how do I get it?
0
votes
1answer
369 views

Cant rip CD in Rhythmbox

I'm trying to rip a CD in Ogg format, however it tells me that I'm missing: GStreamer element audioresample It tries to download it but fails, does anybody know how to get this missing piece of ...
0
votes
2answers
281 views

Snappy video player settings?

Snappy is a small but robust gstreamer video player. More: http://luisbg.blogalia.com/historias/74484 https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Snappy ...
0
votes
1answer
786 views

Ubuntu 14.10 gstreamer 1.4.3 h264parse missing?

Hello I just upgraded my OS from 14.04 to 14.10 I was thrilled when I saw new version of gstreamer but the problem is that h264parse element is missing. I tried to reinstall gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

How to compile C/C++ program with GStreamer

I'm trying to compile this code: #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <gst/gst.h> int main (int argc, char *argv[]) { const gchar *nano_str; guint major, ...
1
vote
1answer
873 views

Generate waveform image for audio file?

What is the proper gst-launch sink chain to use any one of the audiovisualizers? Any other tool that is working? I've seen the http://rg42.org/wiki/sndfile-waveform But before trying to dive into ...
2
votes
1answer
906 views

Get gmusicbrowser to play .m4a music files?

What plugins do I need to install to get gmusicbrowser to play .m4a files? I already installed gstreamer ugly, bad, good (what's up with those names??). Do I need anything else? gmusicbrowser keeps ...