michael from the one-api-to-bind-them-all dept.
JigSaw writes "Gnome's Christian Schaller has written an intro/status document on GStreamer, the next generation multimedia development framework for Unix. Christian explains what it is, why it is important, its use in both the desktop and server side, its use on embedded Linux, Gnome and even KDE. He also discusses its current competition and the plans for the future."
"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."
-- Albert Einstein