[webkit-gtk] Video playback with webkit gstreamer

Philippe Normand pnormand at igalia.com
Mon Dec 7 00:08:59 PST 2009

On Sat, 2009-12-05 at 11:03 +0530, anil v wrote:
> Hi All,
>   Now  I am able to playback the video using HTML5 video tags from the
> local file on webkitGTK( gstreamer as a player ). In the video tag I
> have changed the src to the rtsp url but this time I am unable to
> playback the stream. The same url I am able to playback on VLC.
> Could you please suggest me how to playback rtsp urls using HTML5 on
> webkitGTK ?
> I have used as like this <video id="v1"
> src="rtsp://<IP>:554/video.mpg" autostart controls width="720"
> height="576"></video></div>

It is autoplay instead of autostart.
I remember having tested an rtsp stream with success. It should play
fine with a recent version of totem-gstreamer and with the following

gst-launch-0.10 playbin2 uri=rtsp://....


> Thanks,
> Anil.V
> 2009/12/2 Evan Martin <evan at chromium.org>
>         On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 2:40 AM, Michael A. Peters
>         <mpeters at mac.com> wrote:
>         > Via the html5 media tags, epiphany / midori will now display
>         the specified
>         > poster but do not yet play media, and google chrome (jaunty)
>         which I believe
>         > uses their own static webkit build now plays ogg
>         vorbis/theora but does not
>         > yet play h.264/mp3 (yes, I have the fluendo plugins) - so it
>         probably will
>         > not be much longer until the packaged binaries do it.
>         Google Chrome should correctly play both ogg and h264
>         natively.
>         If you have a URL where this isn't happening, I'd like to hear
>         about
>         it (off-list).
>         But I believe the original question was about gstreamer, which
>         Google
>         Chrome doesn't use.
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