Bug 68184 - Xine is not used by gnome to play movies it is capable of.
Summary: Xine is not used by gnome to play movies it is capable of.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-mime-data
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jonathan Blandford
QA Contact:
: 69871 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
Blocks: 79579 CambridgeTarget
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-07-07 19:05 UTC by Dan de Haan
Modified: 2013-04-02 04:16 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-08-18 21:23:55 UTC

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Description Dan de Haan 2002-07-07 19:05:17 UTC
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Description of problem:
When browsing through a dir full of movies in Nautilus, I tried to open a .avi
file, but instead of xine coming up and playing it, I got a message saying there
is no viewer capable of viewing this file.

If xine in installed, it should be set-up to handle .avi .asf ect from gnome.

Note:  I could manually opent he file with xine.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.go to folder have as a .avi file
2.try to open it

Actual Results:  Get a error saying there is no veiwer capable of opening the file.

Expected Results:  xine should have been used to open the file

Additional info:

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-08-14 22:23:04 UTC
*** Bug 69871 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 Kjartan Maraas 2004-03-29 21:54:10 UTC
Isn't this because Red Hat is shipping without codecs for the patented

Comment 3 Jonathan Blandford 2004-08-18 21:23:55 UTC
Don't know why this has been open this long.  WONTFIX.

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