Bug 236878 - Nautilus hanging when previewing sound files
Summary: Nautilus hanging when previewing sound files
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nautilus   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Tomáš Bžatek
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Reported: 2007-04-18 08:04 UTC by Jens Knutson
Modified: 2015-03-03 22:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-05-12 03:19:33 UTC
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Description Jens Knutson 2007-04-18 08:04:54 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en; rv: Gecko/20070410 Fedora/ Epiphany/2.18 Firefox/

Description of problem:
When "previewing" sound files (ie: Nautilus starts playing sound files automatically when just hovering over them with the mouse), Nautilus hangs, both on Ogg and Wav files.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Enable previewing of sound files in Nautilus
2.Hover the mouse over a soudn file
3.Watch Nautilus hang

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Expected Results:

Additional info:
Setting as "High" since this is the equivalent of a crash

Comment 1 Jens Knutson 2007-07-19 05:01:05 UTC
Good news: Nautilus no longer hangs when previewing sound files anymore

Bad news: When trying to preview sound files now, the "speech balloon with a
note inside" icon shows up, but the sound file doesn't actually play.

Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2008-03-17 14:50:28 UTC
Works fine in rawhide here. Do you still have this problem ?

Comment 3 Christopher Tubbs 2008-05-10 05:27:59 UTC
I noticed this problem too, but at the time, I was also unable to play wav files
in totem. yum remove totem\*, then reinstalling them worked for me. I have sound
in totem again, and in nautilus.

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