quicktime videos, on & offline, may be rendered poorly

Bug #1132459 reported by Doug McMahon
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
gst-libav1.0 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

check upstream bug for info, sample urls & sample file links
No fix as of yet though one simple for current gst-libav1.0 would be to change the element's default "max-threads=0" to 1
Also to note that the internal libav in gst-libav1.1 (git master) does not show this behavior with multi-thread decoding


ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 13.04
Package: gstreamer1.0-libav 1.0.5-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.8.0-7.15-generic 3.8.0
Uname: Linux 3.8.0-7-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.8-0ubuntu4
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sun Feb 24 09:15:57 2013
InstallationDate: Installed on 2013-01-27 (27 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 13.04 "Raring Ringtail" - Alpha amd64 (20130126)
MarkForUpload: True
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: gst-libav1.0
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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Doug McMahon (mc3man) wrote :
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Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

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

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: package-qa-testing
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Doug McMahon (mc3man) wrote :

fixed in gst-libav-1.0.6

Changed in gstreamer:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Fix Released
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in gst-libav1.0 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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Doug McMahon (mc3man) wrote :

not sure if suitable (1ubuntu1), but in hopes of some action before it's too late for 13.04
(will be 'self-fixing' when libav-0.9 & gst-1.1 land

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Ubuntu Foundations Team Bug Bot (crichton) wrote :

The attachment "gst-libav1.0_1.0.5-1ubuntu1.debdiff" seems to be a debdiff. The ubuntu-sponsors team has been subscribed to the bug report so that they can review and hopefully sponsor the debdiff. If the attachment isn't a patch, please remove the "patch" flag from the attachment, remove the "patch" tag, and if you are member of the ~ubuntu-sponsors, unsubscribe the team.

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tags: added: patch
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Marc Deslauriers (mdeslaur) wrote :

Thanks for the debdiff! Looks good, ACK!

Uploaded to Raring.

Changed in gst-libav1.0 (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
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Dmitry Shachnev (mitya57) wrote :

Fixed in 1.0.5-1ubuntu1. There was no '#' before the bug number in the changelog, so it was not closed automatically.

Changed in gst-libav1.0 (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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