mp4 VS libvlc-go

Compare mp4 vs libvlc-go and see what are their differences.


:movie_camera: Basic MP4 reader in Go! CLI + Golang Package for ISO/IEC 14496-12 - ISO Base Media File Format (by alfg)
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mp4 libvlc-go
1 0
80 301
- -
1.0 6.7
6 months ago about 1 month ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of mp4. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-30.
  • A Quick Dive Into MP4
    4 projects | | 30 Apr 2021
    For a more complete example of reading MP4 boxes in Go, check out:


Posts with mentions or reviews of libvlc-go. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning libvlc-go yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing mp4 and libvlc-go you can also consider the following projects:

go-astits - Demux and mux MPEG Transport Streams (.ts) natively in GO

gst - Go bindings for GStreamer (retired: currently I don't use/develop this package)

go-m3u8 - Parse and generate m3u8 playlists for Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) in Golang (ported from gem

go-libav - Go language bindings for ffmpeg libraries

goav - Golang bindings for FFmpeg (This repository is no longer maintained)

M3U8 - Parser and generator of M3U8-playlists for Apple HLS. Library for Go language. :cinema:

go-mpd - Go library for parsing and generating MPEG-DASH Media Presentation Description (MPD) files

golibnotify - Go bindings for libnotify -- Create and update OS notifications in linux

gortsplib - RTSP 1.0 client and server library for the Go programming language

go-wkhtmltopdf - Go bindings for wkhtmltopdf and high-level HTML to PDF conversion interface

libgosubs - golang library to read and write various subtitle formats

gmf - Go Media Framework