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Release notes for GStreamer Python bindings 0.10.15 "We built a wall"

The GStreamer team is proud to announce a new release in the 0.10.x stable series of the GStreamer Python Bindings.

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.

Features of this release

  • Support new API in core/base
  • Fixes for python 2.6
  • Other bug-fixes and improvements

Bugs fixed in this release

  • 304361 : Python plugin loader
  • 576145 : pygst programs skip python plugins on registry update
  • 514717 : memleak in Pad.set_blocked_async()
  • 571156 : gst_tag_get_type not wrapped
  • 571380 : Allow user to specify filename and line number for gst_de...
  • 572487 : Fix licensing screwups
  • 574251 : leaks the flow name
  • 574258 : _wrap_gst_install_plugins_sync might leak details
  • 574272 : Python plugin loader causes SIGSEGV if " import gst " fails
  • 576505 : not all gst_adapter_* methods are wrapped
  • 577735 : python bins with do_handle_message leak messages
  • 578435 : gst-python pkgconfig file lies about needing pygtk
  • 578731 : Python plugin loader deadlocks registry scanning
  • 578848 : Wrap new core/base API
  • 579183 : freshly created QUERY_SEEKING is immutable
  • 579325 : gstlibtoolimporter is not disted
  • 579383 : gst-python doesn't compile with glib < = 2.16.0
  • 581546 : Elements do_query function is broken
  • 581729 : Fails to build with previous core/base releases (0.10.22)
  • 581737 : Python examples need to take the GDK lock
  • 579416 : Nasty gst-python deadlock
  • 579455 : gst.TIME_ARGS doesn't validate input
  • 576546 : Problems with Python 2.6


You can find source releases of gst-python in the gst-python 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.

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Git is hosted on You can browse the gst-python 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

  • Alessandro Decina
  • David Schleef
  • Edward Hervey
  • Felipe Contreras
  • Jan Schmidt
  • Laszlo Pandy
  • Mark Nauwelaerts
  • Olivier Crete
  • Sebastian Dröge
  • Stefan Kost
  • Thomas Vander Stichele

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