Couldn't display Examples/fables_01_01_aesop.spx

Bug #190489 reported by John McCabe-Dansted on 2008-02-09
40
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
totem (Ubuntu)
Medium
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs
Nominated for Hardy by Heikki Sankala

Bug Description

Binary package hint: nautilus

On the latest Hardy snapshot, Nautilus reports:

Couldn't display "/home/ubuntu/Desktop/Examples/fables_01_01_aesop.spx".
There is no application installed for this file type

Perhaps this example should be removed from the Ubuntu liveCD? (or speex support returned)

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun Feb 10 10:15:55 2008
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/nautilus
Package: nautilus 1:2.21.90-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: nautilus --sm-client-id 117f000101000120254718900000091260001 --screen 0
ProcCwd: /home/ubuntu
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: nautilus
Uname: Linux ubuntu 2.6.24-5-generic #1 SMP Thu Jan 24 19:45:21 UTC 2008 i686 GNU/Linux

Related branches

John McCabe-Dansted (gmatht) wrote :
Changed in gstreamer0.10:
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → ubuntu-8.04
status: New → Confirmed
Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :

Bah, why does the bug that's 5 months older get marked as 'duplicate'? :)

Copying here the follow-up information from the other bug, then:

speex files should be played by totem, but in hardy the mime type of these files shows up as "audio/x-speex" and totem does not list this as a handled mime type in /usr/share/applications/totem.desktop.

Explicitly opening the .spx file with totem lets it play, as does adding audio/x-speex to the list in /usr/share/applications/totem.desktop and re-running update-desktop-database, so this is entirely a mime type association bug.

Changed in totem:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Low → Medium
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package totem - 2.22.0-0ubuntu2

---------------
totem (2.22.0-0ubuntu2) hardy; urgency=low

  * debian/patches/26_handle_audio_xspeex.patch:
    - add the x-speex mimetype to the mimetype definitions (lp: #190489)
  * debian/rules: update translations template (lp: #198366)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Thu, 13 Mar 2008 23:30:32 +0100

Changed in totem:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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