gmf VS go-libav

Compare gmf vs go-libav and see what are their differences.


Go Media Framework (by 3d0c)


Go language bindings for ffmpeg libraries (by imkira)
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gmf go-libav
1 0
733 453
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3.9 0.0
4 months ago 11 months ago
Go Go
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of gmf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-25.
  • Golang native media compression library
    4 projects | | 25 Nov 2021
    there is only one libav binding that's actively maintained and it leaks memory... a lot. ffmpeg is the right tool for video transcoding but a library that wraps the ffmpeg cli or using os/exec to call it directly will work better.


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

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing gmf and go-libav you can also consider the following projects:

goav - Golang bindings for FFmpeg

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

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

libvlc-go - Go bindings for libVLC and high-level media player interface

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

Vnc2Video - A fully featured VNC client written in golang

go-astisub - Manipulate subtitles in GO (.srt, .ssa/.ass, .stl, .ttml, .vtt (webvtt), teletext, etc.)

libgosubs - golang library to read and write various subtitle formats

v4l - Facade to the Video4Linux video capture interface.