v4l VS goav

Compare v4l vs goav and see what are their differences.

v4l

Facade to the Video4Linux video capture interface. (by korandiz)

goav

Golang bindings for FFmpeg (by giorgisio)
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v4l goav
0 1
64 1,792
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5.3 0.0
23 days ago 7 months ago
Go Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 only MIT License
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v4l

Posts with mentions or reviews of v4l. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning v4l yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

goav

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.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing v4l and goav you can also consider the following projects:

Vnc2Video - A fully featured VNC client written in golang

gmf - Go Media Framework

Pion WebRTC - Pure Go implementation of the WebRTC API

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

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

go-libav - Go language bindings for ffmpeg libraries

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

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

go-m3u8 - Parse and generate m3u8 playlists for Apple HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) in Golang (ported from gem https://github.com/sethdeckard/m3u8)