GStreamer open-source multimedia framework core library (by GStreamer)

GStreamer Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to GStreamer based on common topics and language

  • GitHub repo FFmpeg

    Mirror of

  • GitHub repo mpv

    🎥 Command line video player

  • GitHub repo VideoLAN Client (VLC)

    VLC media player - All pull requests are ignored, please follow

  • GitHub repo pipewire

    Mirror of the PipeWire repository (see

  • GitHub repo purr-data

    Purr Data - Jonathan Wilkes' cross-platform Pd-l2ork version

  • GitHub repo SDL

    DEPRECATED: Official development moved to GitHub

  • GitHub repo PortMidi

    A Haskell module for PortMidi audio library. (by PortMidi)

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