Creates a new pad with the given name in the given direction. If name is NULL, a guaranteed unique name (across all pads) will be assigned. This function makes a copy of the name so you can safely free the name.


name string

the name of the new pad.

direction GstPadDirection

the GstPadDirection of the pad.

Return Value

a new gstreamer.Pad

MT safe.


ConstructionException GTK+ fails to create the object.