Tag: Video

GStreamer & Media Foundation

More of unusual stuff: mix of Media Foundation pipeline, with a custom media source specifically, with GStreamer pipeline. It appears that with all bulkiness of GStreamer runtime, the framework remains open for integrations and flexible for a mix of pre-built and custom components. PoC push source plugin on top of Media Foundation media session and…

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DRM-enabled streaming media playback bug with UWP MediaElement

Addition of another crazy thing into internal tooling uncovered new interesting bug. An application is creating audiovisual HLS (HTTP Live Streaming – adaptive streaming developed by Apple) stream on the fly now with Microsoft PlayReady DRM encryption attached. UWP samples offer a sample application for playback: PlayReady sample. The playback looks this: Oops, no video!…

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