MSN audio/video calls don't work properly

Bug #653084 reported by Christoph Langner on 2010-10-01
This bug report is a duplicate of:  Bug #657453: Can't Establish Video Calls on MSN. Edit Remove
This bug affects 6 people
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telepathy-butterfly (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: telepathy-butterfly

According to Empathy 2.32 is able to do Audio/Video-Calls via MSN. So i'm testing this with...

 * Ubuntu Maverick and Empathy 2.32
 * Windows XP SP3 and Windows Live Manager 2009 Build 14.0.8117.416

Live Messenger calls Empathy:

 * Empathy: I can see my webcam and the remote picture
 * Live Messenger: Only the "local" picture is displayed, and the program still makes a ringing sound. It looks like that
Live Messenger doesn't know, that i accepted the call within Empathy

Empathy calls Live Messenger:

 * Empathy: I can see my webcam and the remote picture
 * Live Messenger: Sometimes it works and i can see both pictures (local and remote), but often the call gets interrupted as soon as the remote picture should be visible

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: telepathy-butterfly 0.5.14-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-22.33-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-22-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: amd64
Date: Fri Oct 1 17:03:15 2010
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Beta amd64 (20100901.1)
PackageArchitecture: all
 PATH=(custom, user)
SourcePackage: telepathy-butterfly

Christoph Langner (chrissss) wrote :
papukaija (papukaija) wrote :

Thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. This particular bug has already been reported and is a duplicate of bug 657453, so it is being marked as such. Please look at the other bug report to see if there is any missing information that you can provide, or to see if there is a workaround for the bug. Additionally, any further discussion regarding the bug should occur in the other report. Feel free to continue to report any other bugs you may find.

Changed in telepathy-butterfly (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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