[Development] The dark side of QtMultimedia

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at chello.at
Sat Nov 15 12:47:19 CET 2014

Holger Hans Peter Freyther wrote:
> The issue is that neither GStreamer nor Phonon verified its'
> assumptions. This means if something goes wrong... you will
> debug for a long time (abstractions for an abstraction, etc).
> At the same time "gst-launch playbin(2) .." just worked.

FYI, current versions of Phonon-GStreamer (from upstream Phonon, not the 
ancient version bundled with Qt 4) use playbin2.

        Kevin Kofler

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