Bug 572377

Summary: kaffeine: Cannot create deinterlace plugin.
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Rex Dieter <rdieter>
Component: kaffeineAssignee: Thomas Janssen <thomasj>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 13CC: kevin, mefoster, rdieter
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OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: kaffeine-1.0-0.5.pre3.fc12 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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kaffeine-1.0-pre3-deinterlace-optional.patch none

Description Rex Dieter 2010-03-10 20:45:54 EST
Always reports this when tvtime plugin is missing (part of -freeworld codecs atm).

Not sure of tv decoding is even practical with any only free codecs, may have to patch out the warning/error.

Tested with
Comment 1 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2010-04-08 12:49:59 EDT
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
Comment 2 Kevin Kofler 2010-04-15 14:41:27 EDT
Kaffeine probably needs a change similar to this old (upstreamed a long time ago) Phonon patch:
Comment 3 Kevin Kofler 2010-04-15 14:44:37 EDT
Here's the upstream change which introduced the deinterlacing requirement, I can see to make this optional:
Comment 4 Kevin Kofler 2010-04-15 15:20:12 EDT
Created attachment 406895 [details]

This quick&dirty patch should fix this. The quick&dirty part is that it doesn't gray out the option in the UI if it's not available, it just silently ignores it. The problem is that the UI is not communicating with xine-lib directly, but only through IPC (I don't understand why they do this, Phonon-Xine uses xine-lib in process just fine), which makes it hard to reflect this stuff in the UI.
Comment 5 Rex Dieter 2010-04-15 15:37:32 EDT
otoh, I suppose if we could identify exactly which -freeworld bits are needed here, I could recheck it's legal/patent status to try getting it into fedora's xine-lib.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2010-04-27 09:10:31 EDT
kaffeine-1.0-0.5.pre3.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2010-04-27 09:11:27 EDT
kaffeine-1.0-0.5.pre3.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2010-04-27 21:12:05 EDT
kaffeine-1.0-0.5.pre3.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2010-04-27 21:17:33 EDT
kaffeine-1.0-0.5.pre3.fc12 has been pushed to the Fedora 12 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.