GNOME desktop

GStreamer has been the media backend of the GNOME desktop since GNOME-2.2 onwards. Nowadays, a whole bunch of GNOME applications make use of GStreamer for media-processing, including (but not limited to) Rhythmbox, Totem and Sound Juicer.

Most of these GNOME applications make use of some specific techniques to integrate as closely as possible with the GNOME desktop: