Pitfdll is a GStreamer plugin that allows the use of binary files, such as Quicktime QTX or DMO DLL/Directshow files, for use as a playback codec in GStreamer-based media applications, such as Totem.
With this plugin, people can playback proprietary file formats for which no free software implementation exists yet.
Here are some key features of "Pitfdll":
· Windows Media Video 7, 8 and 9
· Windows Media Audio 7, 8 and 9
· QDesign Music 2 (QDM2)
· Intel Indeo 5 (IV50)
· GStreamer 0.8.6
· GStreamer plugins 0.8.8 (0.8.9 or CVS required for QDM2)
· DLL files, e.g. from the mplayer website