On Thu, 30 May 2013 10:30:30 +0100 Stefano <pietranera@...> said:
> On Thu, May 30, 2013 at 2:32 AM, Cedric BAIL <cedric.bail@...> wrote:
> >> it sounds like gstreamer is not having a good day - problem is that
> >> results for people here vary wildly from distro to distro based on
> >> gstreamer version, patches applied to gst packages, versions of any codec
> >> libraries, which gstreamer plugins you may or may not have, what codec the
> >> video is in etc. etc. etc.
> > You may have more luck with libvlc as a backend.
> > --
> > Cedric BAIL
> I use a distro based on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) with all
> the gstreamer plugins installed (good, bad, ugly, etc.). What puzzles
> me is that the preview used to work with E17 0.17.2.1, but I cannot
> guarantee that the plugins haven't changed in the meantime.
> When I configure evas_generic_loaders 1.7.7 (I guess that it's the one
> that is used for the previews by the file manager) it even says that
> GStreamer is available.
> I'll try that, but (stupid question now) how do I set libvlc?
> Many thanks,
i hve heard many mixed reports from people and it varies depending on distro,
i have it all working fine for me - but this is "e18 git" (not released yet)
and its working fine - arch linux and ubuntu 12.04
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