[cairo] [gst-devel] Video Hackfest conclusions

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Wed Nov 25 15:09:11 PST 2009

On 11/25/2009 05:56 AM, Farkas Levente wrote:

> thanks for the conclusion. one thing which would be very useful (for me
> and may be others).
> Fedora/Ubuntu is a very fast moving target, but i understood it as a
> good target for gstreamer. although some people (like me) would like to
> use a more robust os like rhel/centos. but currently it's not possible
> to update gstreamer to newer version on rhel/centos since gstreamer
> depend on glib/gtk which is too old in rhel for newer gstreamer.
> as (probably) rhel-6 will be out in 2010 it means that version of
> glib/gtk/cairo which will be in rhel-6 will remain for many years in the
> rhel/centos-6.
> so if i dare to ask that gtk/glib/cairo version in rhel-6 should have to
> enough for these features. ie. rise the required gtk/glib/cairo version
> in the current gstreamer to be enough for later version. otherwise these
> features can't be used in rhel-6 for many years.
> thanks in advance.

As far as I know RHEL6 will be based on Fedora 12 which was released a few 
days ago.


> regards.

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