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Commit ddbe5ce8 authored by R S Nikhil Krishna's avatar R S Nikhil Krishna Committed by Thibault Saunier
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Updated python port of Tutorial 2 with fixed line numbers

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#!/usr/bin/env python3
import sys
import gi
import logging
gi.require_version("GLib", "2.0")
gi.require_version("GObject", "2.0")
gi.require_version("Gst", "1.0")
from gi.repository import Gst, GLib, GObject
logging.basicConfig(level=logging.DEBUG, format="[%(name)s] [%(levelname)8s] - %(message)s")
logger = logging.getLogger(__name__)
# Initialize GStreamer
# Create the elements
source = Gst.ElementFactory.make("videotestsrc", "source")
sink = Gst.ElementFactory.make("autovideosink", "sink")
# Create the empty pipeline
pipeline ="test-pipeline")
if not pipeline or not source or not sink:
logger.error("Not all elements could be created.")
# Build the pipeline
pipeline.add(source, sink)
if not
logger.error("Elements could not be linked.")
# Modify the source's properties
source.props.pattern = 0
# Can alternatively be done using `source.set_property("pattern",0)`
# or using `Gst.util_set_object_arg(source, "pattern", 0)`
# Start playing
ret = pipeline.set_state(Gst.State.PLAYING)
if ret == Gst.StateChangeReturn.FAILURE:
logger.error("Unable to set the pipeline to the playing state.")
# Wait for EOS or error
bus = pipeline.get_bus()
msg = bus.timed_pop_filtered(Gst.CLOCK_TIME_NONE, Gst.MessageType.ERROR | Gst.MessageType.EOS)
# Parse message
if msg:
if msg.type == Gst.MessageType.ERROR:
err, debug_info = msg.parse_error()
logger.error(f"Error received from element {msg.src.get_name()}: {err.message}")
logger.error(f"Debugging information: {debug_info if debug_info else 'none'}")
elif msg.type == Gst.MessageType.EOS:"End-Of-Stream reached.")
# This should not happen as we only asked for ERRORs and EOS
logger.error("Unexpected message received.")
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