request for updated gstreamer packages in EPEL 6

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Sat Jan 14 19:28:47 UTC 2012

On 14 January 2012 11:35, chad hanna <channa at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am part of a scientific collaboration that uses gstreamer for
> scientific software development.  We are currently compiling our own
> gstreamer 0.10.32 and various plugin packages[1].  Our  clusters run
> Scientific Linux 6 and we rely on EPEL for many packages.  SL6
> currently has gstreamer 0.10.30.  Is there any possibility of making
> 0.10.32 or greater versions of gstreamer availabe in EPEL 6 in the
> near future? If so what would be the procedure to help get that going?

most of the gstreamer packages are not in EPEL but in RHEL which
Scientific Linux rebuilds to being SciLin 6. So to get updated
packages for that you will need to look at asking Red Hat either via a
customer account or bugzilla.

> many thanks and best wishes,
> Chad
> [1]
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> Chad Hanna
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> Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 2Y5
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