Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 455687
amarok crashes at boot up when a radio station is in its playlist
Last modified: 2009-01-09 02:51:17 EST
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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):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Empty the playlist and add some radio streams from the predefined lists.
Amarok tries to file a bug report (creates an email message)
It should be sitting in the tray.
Created attachment 312008 [details]
Exercpt from the email amarok sent
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.
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.
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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