Voice and Video GSoC Project

Andrea Visinoni andrea at puntualmenteinritardo.com
Wed May 28 14:51:46 EDT 2008

Maiku wrote:
> Today I managed to track down the source of some of the crash bugs and
> fixed them. They were due to not having certain GStreamer/Farsight
> plugins.
> For testers to note: in order to participate in a media session it's
> required to have:
>  * gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad (not sure which version, but it needs to
> include the gstrtpbin plugin)
>  * gstreamer0.10-plugins-farsight >= 0.12.6
> in addition to the extra compiling requirements of:
>  * farsight2-0.10 == 0.02 (aka libgstfarsight0.10-dev)
>  * gstreamer-plugins-base-0.10 (aka gstreamer0.10-plugins-base-dev)
> Also, note that until Farsight 2's ICE transmitter (libnice) is
> completed, NAT traversal won't work very well. So, if you're behind a
> firewall, you will probably only be able to start sessions within your
> local network.
> -Maiku

How about this stuff on windows? Do something like gtk, libxml... 
packages from http://developer.pidgin.im/wiki/BuildingWinPidgin is needed?


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