[oneiric] gnome-sound-recorder does not start - gstreamer0.10-gconf missing

Bug #820926 reported by David Henningsson on 2011-08-04
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-media (Ubuntu)
Sebastien Bacher
Sebastien Bacher

Bug Description

When trying to start the sound recorder, it fails with the following error message:

Could not create the GStreamer GConf audio recording element.
Please install the 'gconfelements' plugin from the 'gst-plugins-good' module.
Verify that the installation is correct by running
    gst-inspect-0.10 gconfaudiosrc
and then restart gnome-sound-recorder.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: gnome-media 2.91.2-2ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-7.9-generic 3.0.0
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-7-generic x86_64
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Aug 4 15:19:54 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Alpha amd64 (20110802.1)
SourcePackage: gnome-media
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

David Henningsson (diwic) wrote :
Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Canonical Desktop Team (canonical-desktop-team)
Martin Pitt (pitti) wrote :

This also affects totem and other packages. We need to install gstreamer0.10-gconf by default, either by seeding or dependencies. Seb, do you know where this should go? You mentioned this a few weeks ago.

summary: - [oneiric] gnome-sound-recorder does not start
+ [oneiric] gnome-sound-recorder does not start - gstreamer0.10-gconf
+ missing
Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu Oneiric):
assignee: Canonical Desktop Team (canonical-desktop-team) → Sebastien Bacher (seb128)
status: Confirmed → Triaged
milestone: none → ubuntu-11.10-beta-1
Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu Oneiric):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-media - 2.91.2-2ubuntu2

gnome-media (2.91.2-2ubuntu2) oneiric; urgency=low

  * debian/control:
    - Depends on gstreamer0.10-gconf, grecord uses it (lp: #820926)
 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Wed, 17 Aug 2011 16:08:41 +0200

Changed in gnome-media (Ubuntu Oneiric):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu laptop testing tracker.

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tags: added: laptop-testing
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