Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238661
"Could not demultiplex stream" error when trying to play /usr/share/wesnoth/sounds/fire.wav
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:03 EST
Description of problem:
The following error occurred when trying to play
/usr/share/wesnoth/sounds/fire.wav in totem "An error occurred Could not
demultiplex stream". After this error occurred, no other files would play until
totem was restarted.
This wav file plays fine in Audacity.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Always ... either by opening it through the totem menus or double clicking in
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to open /usr/share/wesnoth/sounds/fire.wav
The above error occurs
The wav file should play and not block future files from playing in the totem
Created attachment 153917 [details]
$ totem /usr/share/wesnoth/sounds/fire.wav
** Message: Error: Could not demultiplex stream.
gstwavparse.c(1262): gst_wavparse_stream_headers (): /play/decodebin0/wavparse0:
Invalid WAV header (no fmt at start): LIST
Looks like the file isn't properly conformant.
I've filed this against GStreamer upstream at: