Philippe Normand

Morlaix, Brittany (France)

Working at Igalia since September 2009.

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Philippe Normand 18/03/2018

Web Engines Hackfest 2014

Last week I attended the Web Engines Hackfest. The event was sponsored by Igalia (also hosting the event), Adobe and Collabora. As usual I spent most of the time working on the WebKitGTK+ GStreamer backend and Sebastian Dröge kindly joined and...

Philippe Normand 30/07/2017

The GNOME-Shell Gajim extension maintenance

Back in January 2011 I wrote a GNOME-Shell extension allowing Gajim users to carry on with their chats using the Empathy infrastructure and UI present in the Shell. For some time the extension was also part of the official gnome-shell-extensions module...

Philippe Normand 15/12/2014

Web Engines Hackfest 2014

Last week I attended the Web Engines Hackfest. The event was sponsored by Igalia (also hosting the event), Adobe and Collabora. As usual I spent most of the time working on the WebKitGTK+ GStreamer backend and Sebastian Dröge kindly joined and...

Philippe Normand 19/07/2014

Moving to Pelican

Time for a change! Almost 10 years ago I was starting to hack on a Blog engine with two friends, it was called Alinea and it powered this website for a long time. Back then hacking on your own Blog engine was the pre-requirement to host your blog :) But...

Philippe Normand 12/12/2013

WebKitGTK+ Hackfest 2013 edition

So for the 5th time I attended the WebKitGTK+ hackfest and as usual I spent most of the time working on Multimedia-related tasks, well just one this year actually, WebRTC. I think WebRTC is quite an important HTML5 specification, we all want to get rid of...

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examples/gl/gtk: Fix build on macOS

The gdkquartz.h include pulls into Apple Obj-C frameworks so the compiler needs to handle the gstgtkhelper library as such. Fixes #518

Philippe Normand27/12/2018

player: Logging fix for updated audio info

Bitrate was logged a second time instead of the max_bitrate.

Philippe Normand22/12/2018

qtdemux: Offset correction for track language code parsing

The duration field being a uint64, is stored in 8 bytes, not 4. So the offset of the following field, language code, needs to be updated accordingly so that the parsed language code is not garbage.

Philippe Normand22/12/2018

video-format: Move Y210 format declaration to avoid ABI break

The Y210 format was added in the middle of the formats enum and list, introducing an ABI break. This issue was detected thanks to the gstreamer-rs test harness.

Philippe Normand15/11/2018