tcpclientsrc

tcpclientsrc

Properties

gchar * host Read / Write
gint port Read / Write
guint timeout Read / Write

Types and Values

Object Hierarchy

    GObject
    ╰── GInitiallyUnowned
        ╰── GstObject
            ╰── GstElement
                ╰── GstBaseSrc
                    ╰── GstPushSrc
                        ╰── GstTCPClientSrc

Description

Example launch line

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# server:
nc -l -p 3000
# client:
gst-launch-1.0 tcpclientsrc port=3000 ! fdsink fd=2
everything you type in the server is shown on the client. If you want to detect network failures and/or limit the time your tcp client keeps waiting for data from server setting a timeout value can be useful.

Synopsis

Element Information

plugin

tcp

author

Thomas Vander Stichele <thomas at apestaart dot org>

class

Source/Network

Element Pads

name

src

direction

source

presence

always

details

ANY

Functions

Types and Values

struct GstTCPClientSrc

struct GstTCPClientSrc;

Property Details

The “host” property

  “host”                     gchar *

The host IP address to receive packets from.

Flags: Read / Write

Default value: "localhost"


The “port” property

  “port”                     gint

The port to receive packets from.

Flags: Read / Write

Allowed values: [0,65535]

Default value: 4953


The “timeout” property

  “timeout”                  guint

Value in seconds to timeout a blocking I/O. 0 = No timeout. .

Flags: Read / Write

Default value: 0

See Also

tcpclientsink