How to add an sdl video sink to grc

I could not find an sdl video sink in grc. How can I add one to

Elvis D.


On May 11, 2011, at 5:16 PM, intermilan wrote:

I think you should look at the follow web page
then you should know how to add a block into GRC.

I followed those steps and it appears in GRC. I made an entry in my
.gnuradio/config.conf file to point to the the following location


and created a file called video_sink.xml file in

If I have a file gnuradio/gr-video-sdl/grc/ with the
following contents, how can I generate the corresponding

include $(top_srcdir)/Makefile.common

grcblocksdir = $(grc_blocksdir)

dist_grcblocks_DATA =

I’m using gnuradio/gr-audio/grc as a reference, plus the gr-video-sdl
headers, while trying to add the GRC block, so that later on, it can be
submitted back to the mainline repository.

Elvis D.