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gst-discoverer-1.0 - Display file metadata and stream information


gst-discoverer-1.0 is a tool that can be used to print basic metadata and stream information about a media file. It can be run on individual files or whole directories. It will recurse into sub-directories in that case.

gst-discoverer-1.0 accepts the following options:

Print help synopsis and available FLAGS
Output all available information
Use asynchronous code path
Specify timeout in seconds (default: 10 seconds)
Output TOC (chapters and editions) if available

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August 2012