goav VS M3U8

Compare goav vs M3U8 and see what are their differences.


Golang bindings for FFmpeg (by giorgisio)


Parser and generator of M3U8-playlists for Apple HLS. Library for Go language. :cinema: (by grafov)
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goav M3U8
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0.0 0.0
8 months ago 21 days ago
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MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of goav. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-01-03.
  • Playing video in a Golang game
    4 projects | dev.to | 3 Jan 2021
    Now we need to obtain frames from the video stream of the file. goav provides an example code on how to do that. To make it work with Pixel game library, we need to set the frame decoding format to avcodec.AV_PIX_FMT_RGBA which is used by Pixel.


Posts with mentions or reviews of M3U8. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning M3U8 yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing goav and M3U8 you can also consider the following projects:

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

Vnc2Video - A fully featured VNC client written in golang

Pion WebRTC - Pure Go implementation of the WebRTC API

gmf - Go Media Framework

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

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

v4l - Facade to the Video4Linux video capture interface.

go-libav - Go language bindings for ffmpeg libraries

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