[Matroska-general] Re: Fwd: GStreamer successfully compiled for windows.

Christian HJ Wiesner chris at matroska.org
Sat Jul 9 19:13:48 CEST 2005


Michal,

how do you plan to add Windows sinks to your MingW compile ? Please note 
that we are having a couple of DirectShow/DirectX Pro's hanging out in 
the #matroska channel on irc.corecodec.com , in case you needed help or 
assistance.

Regards

Christian


John Cannon schrieb:

>---------- Forwarded message ----------
>From: Michal Benes <michal.benes at xeris.cz>
>Date: Jul 7, 2005 8:32 AM
>Subject: Re: GStreamer successfully compiled for windows.
>To: John Cannon <spyder482 at gmail.com>
>
>
>Hi John,
>
>    I had less time then I hoped so the HOWTO is not quite finished
>(gst-plugins and gst-ffmpeg parts are missing), but they are easier than
>gstreamer core.
>
>    The HOWTO can be found at
>http://www.karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~benes/gstreamer-win/winstreamer.html
>Tomorrow, I will try to finish it and I will look closer at the sinks.
>
>    Regarding the player, yes it will be opensource, but it will also be
>as simple as possible (file chooser, play, pasue, stop). I mean it
>really only as a tech-demo. The most complicated will be probably the
>sinks (which will be also OSS, but we (Xeris) want to use them in our
>project).
>
>       Michal
>
>John Cannon wrote:
>
>  
>
>>Awesome!
>>
>>Let me know when the HOWTO is ready and I can work on fixing the other
>>ffmpeg codecs maybe.  It's OK by me not to use Visual Studio.  As for
>>the player, I would be happy to help out if it will be open source.
>>
>>On 7/4/05, Michal Benes <michal.benes at xeris.cz> wrote:
>>
>>
>>    
>>
>>>Hi,
>>>
>>>       I have been recently in contact with Bruce (barady at radtime.org) who is
>>>also compiling GStreamer for Windows. In our company, we have decided to
>>>not use VisualStudio so I can help with it much now. But I was able to
>>>compile
>>>GStreamer, gst-plugins and gst-ffmpeg by MinGW.
>>>
>>>       I have not tested it much so far, but I am able to run
>>>
>>>       gst-launch-0.8.exe videotestsrc ! ffenc_mpeg1video ! avimux !
>>>filesink
>>>location=test.avi
>>>
>>>and
>>>
>>>       gst-launch-0.8.exe sinesrc ! ffenc_mp2 ! ffmux_mpeg ! filesink
>>>location=test.mpg
>>>
>>>       Unfortunately, many ffmpeg codecs crash but you know much more
>>>about them than I do.
>>>
>>>       Now, I am writing a detailed HOWTO. After that I will go with it to
>>>gst-devel and I will fill some bugs to bugzilla.
>>>
>>>       I would be much interested to join Your effort to write
>>>      
>>>
>audio and video
>  
>
>>>sinks for Windows and build "proof of the concept" multiplatform video
>>>player (preferably with wxwindows toolkit).
>>>
>>>       Regards
>>>
>>>               Michal
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>
>>
>>    
>>
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