Bug 455687 - amarok crashes at boot up when a radio station is in its playlist
amarok crashes at boot up when a radio station is in its playlist
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: amarok (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Aurelien Bompard
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-07-16 22:00 EDT by Philip Ashmore
Modified: 2009-01-09 02:51 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 02:51:17 EST
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Exercpt from the email amarok sent (12.19 KB, text/plain)
2008-07-16 22:31 EDT, Philip Ashmore
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Description Philip Ashmore 2008-07-16 22:00:54 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv: Gecko/20080702 Fedora/ Firefox/

Description of problem:
Amarok tries to send a crash report when it crashes at startup.
This happens when there are radio streams in the playlist (possibly when the playlist consists entirely of radio streams, I'm not sure).

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Empty the playlist and add some radio streams from the predefined lists.
2. Reboot

Actual Results:
Amarok tries to file a bug report (creates an email message)

Expected Results:
It should be sitting in the tray.

Additional info:
KDE 3.5.9-5
Comment 1 Philip Ashmore 2008-07-16 22:31:52 EDT
Created attachment 312008 [details]
Exercpt from the email amarok sent
Comment 2 Philip Ashmore 2008-07-16 22:43:45 EDT
When this happens, amarok tries to send a bug report every time you start it.
One remedy I found is to run it from konsole with an audio file.
    $ amarok /usr/share/sounds/KDE_Beep_Door.wav
This clears the playlist and it starts up OK.
Comment 3 Mary Ellen Foster 2008-07-17 05:04:43 EDT
Hmm ... I wonder if this is actually the root cause of bug 395621, which I'm
still seeing periodically and have mostly been working around. Must check if it
happens only with radio streams in the playlist; that would explain the "only
sometimes" behaviour I experience.
Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2008-07-17 08:03:48 EDT
Please report this to amarok's upstream developers @ bugs.kde.org so that they
can be made aware of the issue.
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Comment 6 Rex Dieter 2008-12-23 10:26:04 EST
Comment 7 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 02:51:17 EST
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