gst-inspect-1.0 man page

gst-inspect — print info about a GStreamer plugin or element

Synopsis

gst-inspect [OPTION...] [PLUGIN|ELEMENT]

Description

gst-inspect is a tool that prints out information on available GStreamer plugins, information about a particular plugin, or information about a particular element. When executed with no PLUGIN or ELEMENT argument, gst-inspect will print a list of all plugins and elements together with a summary. When executed with a PLUGIN or ELEMENT argument, gst-inspect will print information about that plug-in or element.

Options

gst-inspect accepts the following arguments and options:

PLUGIN
Name of a plugin
ELEMENT
Name of an element
--help
Print help synopsis and available FLAGS
--gst-info-mask=FLAGS
GStreamer info flags to set (list with --help)
-a, --print-all
Print all plugins and elements
--print-plugin-auto-install-info
Print a machine-parsable list of features the specified plugin provides. Useful in connection with external automatic plugin installation mechanisms.
--gst-debug-mask=FLAGS
GStreamer debugging flags to set (list with --help)
--gst-mask=FLAGS
GStreamer info and debugging flags to set (list with --help)
--gst-plugin-spew
GStreamer info flags to set Enable printout of errors while loading GStreamer plugins
--gst-plugin-path=PATH
Add directories separated with ':' to the plugin search path

See Also

gst-feedback(1), gst-launch(1), gst-typefind(1)

Author

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

Referenced By

gst-device-monitor-1.0(1), gst-discoverer-1.0(1), gst-launch-1.0(1), gst-play-1.0(1).

gst-inspect-0.10(1) is an alias of gst-inspect-1.0(1).

December 2005