winegstreamer: Avoid Fedora and openSUSE?

Paul Gofman pgofman at
Tue May 26 06:01:37 CDT 2020

On 5/26/20 12:41, Francois Gouget wrote:
> Did you try the checkgst32 tool? Particularly after deleting / moving 
> away ~/.cache/gstreamer-1.0/registry.i686.bin.
Sorry I might have missed something but where can I find this tool?
> Interestingly a workaround for this issue is to delete / move away 
> /usr/libexec/gstreamer-1.0/gst-plugin-scanner and delete 
> registry.i686.bin. Then 32- and 64-bit processes alike do the scanning 
> themselves and both work (and recreate the registry files). Also once 
> registry.i686.bin has been updated gst-plugin-scanner can be moved back 
> in place and the plugins that are in registry.i686.bin still work. 

So maybe the key to success here is not having 32 bit gst-plugin-scanner
installed, or even 64 bit gst-plugin-scanner being not available through
auto search path?

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