Codecs

Videos can display a variety of formats thanks to the GStreamer framework.

Some information about the gstreamer-plugins packages can be found here.

  • gst-plugins-base
    • the basic and essential plug-ins for GStreamer
  • gst-plugins-good
    • the plug-ins for most Open formats
  • gst-plugins-ugly
    • good-quality plug-ins that might pose distribution problems, needed for DVD playback
  • gst-plugins-bad
    • a set of plug-ins that need more work, needed for DVD playback as well
  • gst-ffmpeg
    • FFmpeg-based plug-in, contains all the basic decoders for popular codecs, such as DivX and WMV

Apps/Videos/Codecs (last edited 2013-12-18 13:45:25 by WilliamJonMcCann)