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gst-play-1.0 (1)

Name

gst-play-1.0 - Simple command line playback testing tool

Synopsis

gst-play-1.0 FILE|DIRECTORY|URI [FILE2|DIRECTORY2|URI2]

Description

GStreamer(1)                                                      GStreamer(1)



NAME
       gst-play-1.0 - Simple command line playback testing tool

SYNOPSIS
       gst-play-1.0 FILE|DIRECTORY|URI [FILE2|DIRECTORY2|URI2]

DESCRIPTION
       gst-play-1.0  is  a  command  line  tool that can be used to test basic
       playback using the playbin element. You can pass it  individual  files,
       URIs  or  whole  directories  (in  which case it will recurse into sub-
       directories as well).


OPTIONS
       gst-play-1.0 accepts the following options:

       --help  Print help synopsis and available command line options

       --version
               Print version and exit

       --audiosink=SOMESINK
               Use the SOMESINK element as audio sink instead of autoaudiosink

       --videosink=SOMESINK
               Use the SOMESINK element as video sink instead of autovideosink

       --volume=VOLUME
               Set initial playback volume to  VOLUME,  where  0.0=silent  and
               1.0=unchanged

       --shuffle
               Shuffle playlist (play files in random order)

       --no-interactive
               Disable  control  through keyboard interaction in terminal (see
               below)

       --gapless
               Enable gapless playback

       -v, --flags
               Control playback behaviour setting playbin 'flags' property

       -v, --verbose
               Output status information and property notifications

       -q, --quiet
               Do not print any output (apart from errors)

       --use-playbin3
               Use playbin3 pipeline (default varies depending  on  'USE_PLAY-
               BIN' env variable)

       --wait-on-eos
               Keep  showing  the  last  frame  on  EOS until quit or playlist
               change command (gapless is ignored)


INTERACTIVE KEYBOARD CONTROL
       SPACE   Pause/Resume playback

       ARROW UP/DOWN
               Volume up/down

       ARROW LEFT/RIGHT
               Seek back/forward

       +/-     Increase/decrease playback rate

       d       Reverse playback direction

       t       Cycle through trick modes

       a       Switch audio track

       s       Switch subtitle track

       v       Switch video track

       > or n  Skip to next item in playlist

       < or b  Go back to previous item in playlist

       0       Seek back to beginning of current track

       Q, ESC  Quit



ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       +---------------+----------------------------------------------+
       |ATTRIBUTE TYPE |               ATTRIBUTE VALUE                |
       +---------------+----------------------------------------------+
       |Availability   | library/desktop/gstreamer-1/gst-plugins-base |
       +---------------+----------------------------------------------+
       |Stability      | Pass-through volatile                        |
       +---------------+----------------------------------------------+

SEE ALSO
       gst-inspect-1.0(1), gst-launch-1.0(1), gst-discoverer-1.0(1),

AUTHOR
       The GStreamer team at http://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/



NOTES
       Source code for open source software components in Oracle  Solaris  can
       be found at https://www.oracle.com/downloads/opensource/solaris-source-
       code-downloads.html.

       This    software    was    built    from    source     available     at
       https://github.com/oracle/solaris-userland.    The  original  community
       source was downloaded from   https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/src/gst-
       plugins-base/gst-plugins-base-1.18.4.tar.xz.

       Further information about this software can be found on the open source
       community website at https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/.



                                  April 2014                      GStreamer(1)