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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 ...
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Clementine won't play .wma, with “Your GStreamer installation is missing a plugin” error

Here's a screenshot: It displays messages like: "Clementine stopped." or displays songs that are not playing, and indicator icon is disappearing and reappearing. Does this happens only to me, or is ...
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How to burn mp3 audio files to CD using brasero in Ubuntu 13.10?

I have been trying to burn a list of mp3 songs to a disk using the Brasero Disk Burner. I am using Ubuntu 13.10. However, the burn is immediately stopped with the error message saying GStreamer ...
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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 ...
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How to play .m4a in Clementine?

Clementine says missing gstreamer plugin when I try to play a .m4a file. Totem and Rhythm Box play it fine. $ wajig listinstalled gstreamer0.10 gstreamer0.10-alsa:amd64 gstreamer0.10-nice:amd64 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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Gstreamer gst-launch-1.0: symbol lookup error: gst-launch-1.0: undefined symbol: _gst_date_time_type

Hi everyone I installed gstreamer on ubuntu and whenever I try to execute some commands in terminal I get : gst-launch-1.0: symbol lookup error: gst-launch-1.0: undefined symbol: _gst_date_time_type ...
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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 ! ...
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Can't play .TS format from a Samsung TV recording

I recored a movie by Samsung TV and It has a .TS format, and I can't play it. I tried VLC and Smplayer. None of them work. In VLC I get this Error: [0x7fbc40c018b8] ts demux error: libdvbpsi (misc ...
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Make Gstreamer use Timidity or system wide MIDI synthesizer, not WildMIDI

Background: I have Timidity installed, both the command line tool and the server to provide a system wide MIDI synthesizer. I un‑installed WildMIDI and freepats because of its poor quality (to my ...
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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 ...
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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)
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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 ...
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How do you edit the “Preferred Format” settings in Rhythmbox?

In Rhythmbox's Preferences, you can change the "Preferred Format" for Music to MPEG Layer 3 Audio, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, or MPEG 4 Audio. However, despite there being a Settings button, it does not become ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, problem when install gstreamer1.0-libav, unmet dependencies

Suddenly my Ubuntu stopped playing video. When I open a video, the player suggests that I install gstreamer1.0-libav. However, it fails to install. I tried installing it manually, here is the error ...
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Cheese do not start due “GStreamer elements are missing: cluttervideosink”

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu Gnome 14.04, and when I tried to use cheese, it showed the message One or more needed GStreamer elements are missing: cluttervideosink Cheese worked just fine in 13.10 ...
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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-* ...
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Installing can I install gstreamer 1.4 on ubuntu 14.04?

Hello everyone I need to know is it possible to install gstreamer 1.4 framework on Ubuntu 14.04 I searched google but really didn't found anything about it.
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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?
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How do I get HTML5 h.264 Video working on Firefox?

According the the release notes for Firefox 26, h.264 video should now be working in Linux. It does also say the appropriate gstreamer plug-ins need to be installed. Does anyone know what these are? ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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GStreamer gets SIGSEGV regardless of video format

I have been struggling with gstreamer for a few days, and I just can't get it to work properly. I am trying to set up a camera loopback on /dev/video0 so that I can stream videos to any piece of ...
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gstreamer-vaapi latest package on ubuntu 14.04?

Hello I would be grateful if you could help me with installation of gstreamer-vaapi package on 14.04 that has vaapiparse_h264 element . I tried few repositories like gstreamer-developers and dalex ...
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Gstreamer Doesn't Work [closed]

I cannot play any kind of media MP3, MP4... The Totem Movie Player tells me that I need a couple of codecs than ask if want Search for them, I accept then it ask if I would like to install: ...
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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 ...
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gstreamer error : MP4 files and thumbnails doesn't work

I think I have done something, but I can't tell what exactly... Now, my Ubuntu doesn't want to decode MPEG-4 and H.264 video-files (files extensions .avi .mp4). vlc still works (of course, it has ...
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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 ...
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Installing Gstreamer plugin causes package error [duplicate]

Everytime I try to install the Gstreamer plugins of the ugly package I get the following error message: Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional ...
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Gnome-subtitles shows no video

When I open a subtitle here in Gnome Subtitles there is no video. Just the subs, the audio, and the black screen. It used to work in previous ubuntu instalations I had and in Linux Mint. Just found ...
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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, ...
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capturing video from webcam and saving to a file

I am trying to capture video(alongwith audio) from a webcam. I need to record the video and save it to a file,for further processing. Would like to do it through CLI. Any ideas how to do it using ...
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Packages Broken not able to Play Videos [duplicate]

Hi not able to play videos getting and unable to install video players too gstreamer1.0-libav : Depends: libavcodec54 (>= 6:9.1-1) but it is not going to be installed or ...
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“gstreamer1.0-libav” Package dependencies cannot be resolved [duplicate]

I am in Ubuntu 14.04 amd64, I have met all updates available, but also I am getting these errors in media codecs. First I got this error: gstreamer1.0-libav:i386: Depends: libavcodec-extra-54 ...
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How to add audio elements and video elements for gstreamer with qtdemux

I want to stream a youtube video using gstreamer. So I gave the following command in command line : gst-launch-0.10 souphttpsrc location=$(/usr/local/bin/youtube-dl -g -f 18 i4jTHhXuKLA) ! typefind ! ...
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gst-rtsp-server

In ubuntu / debian there is a package which is gst-rtsp-server-0.10 which is the gstreamer rtsp server package however the current version in ubuntu seems to be somewhat buggy / unstable How would I ...
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Is there any light user interface or gtk package for Gstreamer 1.0?

I have just installed package gstreamer 1.0, and I use as executable the file located in ~/usr/bin/gst-play-1.0 . All is fine, I can play local files, and also I can use 'gst-play-1.0' in TV-MAXE to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04, Rhythmbox, missing gstreamer1.0-libav (i386) plugin dependencies

I've recently updated Ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04 (64 bit version). The problem that I've noticed is that Rhythmbox cannot play ALAC (m4a) files. Also, when I run some radio stations, the systems complains ...
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Problem with m4a files

Rhythmbox, vlc and totem instantly crash when opening a m4a file. When I run rhythmbox -d and play a m4a file, I receive this message: (rhythmbox:9023): GStreamer-CRITICAL **: ...
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Audio applications not playing on 14.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 from scratch, overwriting 13.10. Ever since then, I haven't been able to play audio in most desktop media applications: Spotify, Rhythmbox, Pithos, Banshee...all of ...
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Wine Corrupted, stream libraries, everything?

I can't remove wine at all, I cannot sudo apt-get remove, purge, or autoremove without error.I've tried removing the /usr/bin/wine files, everything. I am at a complete loss, as every suggestion I've ...
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Ubuntu bluetooth audio, no sound after pairing [duplicate]

I've rarely used bluetooth on Kubuntu 14.04 and I'm trying to use a set of Bluetooth speakers (Loewe Speaker 2go). I've done the pairing with the wizard, and the device shows as an "Audio Sink", ...
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gstreamer bad plugin of file .dep are not allowing me to install any software

For any install in ubuntu It is giving the same error. How can I remove all these gstreamer package errors? The error is installArchives() failed: dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration ...
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Wine: using webcam with Cisco Jabber Video client

I'm trying to use Cisco Jabber Video client (https://www.ciscojabbervideo.com/home) with Wine but I'm unable to get the webcam to work. Steps that I have completed this far: Register an account for ...
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How to get ubuntu to stream to Bose soundtouch?

We got here a Bose soundtouch connected in the local network. We can play music from the ipad via airplay, but I could not find a way to stream audio from my ubuntu pc. I tried using stream2ip with ...
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How to develop android apps in eclipse with gstreamer?

is there a good and clear tutorial to make install eclipe with andoid and gstreamer developpement in ubuntu 12.04? when I import the tutorial, that an error "gstreamer can not be resolved " with the ...
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QML Qt 5.2 problem with mp4 video

I have qt 5.2(ubuntu sdk) installed on Ubuntu 14.04 When I try to run QML code: MediaPlayer { id: mediaPlayer source: "../path/test.mp4" autoPlay: true } VideoOutput { id: video ...