How to install a lot of gstreamer ugly plugins

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Are you in a hurry and need to install every ugly plugin in yocto? Don’t think twice.

Add the following on your build/conf/local.conf:

CORE_IMAGE_EXTRA_INSTALL += "gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly-meta \
                             packagegroup-fsl-gstreamer1.0-commercial "
CORE_IMAGE_EXTRA_INSTALL += "gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly"

PACKAGECONFIG_append_pn-gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly = " x264 mad \
                                                  amrnb  amrwb dvdread "

The packagegroup packagegroup-fsl-gstreamer1.0-commercial only works if you have the metalayer meta-freescale-distro in your BBLAYERS.

It brings asf and libav.

It also brings which includes basically lots of gstreamer packages (see the complete list here).

It’s your responsibility to understand what commercial license means.

If you are not in a hurry, it’s advisable to include gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly_%.bbappend with your tailored configuration using as example the post