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Release notes for GStreamer Validate 1.4.0

The GStreamer team is pleased to announce the first stable release of GstValidate, a high level integration testing infrastructure for the GStreamer framework.

This module contains a whole testing infrastructure to help GStreamer developers to validate their elements, check the interaction between their element and the others.

It allows to easily implement high level integration testsuite running scenarios on gstreamer pipeline checking that each element in the pipeline is behaving as expected.

GstValidate also provide a default testsuite so that third party developers can test and validate their elements, this testsuite is also running on an integration server so that the upstream GStreamer project can detect any regression.

Features of this release

    Bugs fixed in this release

    • 737649 : validate-runner: cleanup.


    You can find source releases of gst-validate in the gst-validate 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).

    There is also a #gstreamer IRC channel on the Freenode IRC network.


    Git is hosted on You can browse the gst-devtools repository (where gst-validate lives)..

    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

    • Andrzej Bieniek
    • Anuj Jaiswal
    • Arnaud Vrac
    • Aurélien Zanelli
    • Edward Hervey
    • Felix Schwarz
    • Guillaume Desmottes
    • Lubosz Sarnecki
    • Luis de Bethencourt
    • Mathieu Duponchelle
    • Nicolas Dufresne
    • Olivier Crête
    • René Stadler
    • Reynaldo H. Verdejo Pinochet
    • Sebastian Dröge
    • Sreerenj Balachandran
    • Stefan Kost
    • Stefan Sauer
    • Thiago Santos
    • Thibault Saunier
    • Vincent Penquerc'h
    • Zaheer Abbas Merali

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