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Release notes for GStreamer FFmpeg Plug-ins 0.10.9 "Shooting the moon"

The GStreamer team is proud to announce a new release in the 0.10.x stable series of the GStreamer FFmpeg Plug-ins.

The 0.10.x series is a stable series targeted at end users. It is not API or ABI compatible with the stable 0.8.x series. It is, however, parallel installable with the 0.8.x series.

This module contains plug-ins using libraries from the FFmpeg project.

Other modules containing plug-ins are:

contains a basic set of well-supported plug-ins
contains a set of well-supported plug-ins, but might pose problems for distributors
contains a set of less supported plug-ins that haven't passed the rigorous quality testing we expect

Features of this release

  • Update FFmpeg snapshot to SVN 19580 on the 0.5 branch
  • Improve tag passing
  • Track timestamps and frame delay for improved timestamping
  • Support 4khz ADPCM and g.721

Bugs fixed in this release

  • 574661 : [gstffmpegdec] Wrong usage of parsers
  • 575545 : [gstffmpegenc] Wrong usage of AVCodec.pix_fmts
  • 578278 : gst-ffmpeg: assign offsets (from upstream) to outgoing buffers
  • 586894 : distclean removes gst-libs/ext/ffmpeg
  • 586957 : [ffdemux_ape] APE file metadata not retained during transcode
  • 588546 : Add AC3 audio codec to DVD Muxer
  • 590172 : ffdec_theora does not work
  • 590964 : Varying licensing in COPYING file in release tarballs
  • 591038 : Colorspace error during negotiation in ffenc_mjpeg
  • 591163 : Duration calculation is wrong for codecs with ticks_per_frame != 1
  • 591469 : gst-ffmpeg won't build
  • 591809 : [ffdec_adpcm_ima_wav] can't decode ADPCM file
  • 593141 : Add AG_GST_ARG_WITH_PKG_CONFIG_PATH to configure
  • 594306 : ffdec_* sets channel-positions for common mono and stereo cases
  • 594454 : gstreamer does not support adpcm, g721 audio file ?


You can find source releases of gst-ffmpeg in the gst-ffmpeg download directory.

The git repository and details how to clone it can be found at .


The project's website is

Support and Bugs

We use GNOME's bugzilla for bug reports and feature requests.

Please submit patches via bugzilla as well.

For help and support, please subscribe to and send questions to the gstreamer-devel mailing list (see below for details).

Find us on IRC at #gstreamer.


Git is hosted on You can browse the gst-ffmpeg repository.

All code is in Git and can be checked out from there.

Interested developers of the core library, plugins, and applications should subscribe to the gstreamer-devel list.


Contributors to this release

  • Edward Hervey
  • Jan Schmidt
  • Jarkko Palviainen
  • Jonathan Matthew
  • Jordi Mas
  • Olivier Crête
  • Sebastian Dröge
  • Sjoerd Simons
  • Stefan Kost
  • Tim-Philipp Müller
  • Wim Taymans
  • Руслан Ижбулатов

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