Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 429754
swfdec-mozilla doesn't properly handle missing gst plugins
Last modified: 2014-03-16 23:12:12 EDT
Description of problem:
When asked to play something in a format that needs additional gst plugins,
swfdec-mozilla just silently shows a black screen (while stepping through the
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install swfdec-mozilla on a stock install
2. Go to youtube
3. Attempt to watch something
All movies resemble a video performance of John Cage's 4′33″.
Actual movies, or a codec error of some sort.
Yeah, I have already opened a bug upstream for this. I've talked to upstream
briefly about this, but haven't really had time to look at this closely.
btw, does the totem-mozilla plugin tie into codeina?
Doesn't appear to in one quick test. Need to find more sites that embed to know
(In reply to comment #2)
> Doesn't appear to in one quick test. Need to find more sites that embed to know
> for sure.
Yeah, I tested this a bit also, and it doesn't look like totem-moz is tied into
Fixed in upstream git now: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=14040