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Release notes for GStreamer Python bindings 0.10.20 "What Abitbol said before dying"

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

  • Parallel installability with 0.8.x series
  • libpython loading fixes
  • MacOSX standard python support
  • Threadsafe design and API

Bugs fixed in this release

  • 339772 : Python example showing segment seeking and looping
  • 402044 : Doesn't compile with some features disabled in core
  • 590348 : [audio (and other modules)] can't use pygstminiobject !
  • 620067 : Add bindings gst.util_uint64_scale_ceil and friends
  • 623105 : gstpythonplugin.c does not import user's gobject module
  • 624592 : gst-python: plugin: attempt to load plugin " python " fails with KeyError
  • 624882 : Add support for gst.Fraction property getters
  • 625660 : gstpythonplugin: fails to refresh plugin registry when installed Python plugins change
  • 633033 : example segfaults
  • 633141 : MSVC cannot compile gstpythonplugin.c
  • 633555 : discoverer: use specific types in getters, rename some boolean getters
  • 634365 : gst.pbutils.get_codec_description segfaults


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.

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

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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 Hoyt
  • David Schleef
  • Edward Hervey
  • Jan Schmidt
  • Leo Singer
  • Sebastian Dröge
  • Stefan Kost
  • Thiago Santos
  • Tim-Philipp Müller

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