filesrc

filesrc — Read from arbitrary point in a file

Properties

gchar * location Read / Write

Types and Values

struct GstFileSrc

Object Hierarchy

    GObject
    ╰── GInitiallyUnowned
        ╰── GstObject
            ╰── GstElement
                ╰── GstBaseSrc
                    ╰── GstFileSrc

Implemented Interfaces

GstFileSrc implements GstURIHandler.

Description

Read data from a file in the local file system.

Example launch line

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gst-launch-1.0 filesrc location=song.ogg ! decodebin ! audioconvert ! audioresample ! autoaudiosink
Play song.ogg audio file which must be in the current working directory.

Synopsis

Element Information

plugin

coreelements

author

Erik Walthinsen <omega@cse.ogi.edu>

class

Source/File

Element Pads

name

src

direction

source

presence

always

details

ANY

Functions

Types and Values

struct GstFileSrc

struct GstFileSrc;

Opaque GstFileSrc structure.

Property Details

The “location” property

  “location”                 gchar *

Location of the file to read.

Flags: Read / Write

Default value: NULL

See Also

GstFileSrc