VLC shows both video tracks of ASF media

Bug #821796 reported by ashwin rajadesingan on 2011-08-06
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
VLC media player
vlc (Debian)
Fix Released
vlc (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Description: Ubuntu 11.04
Release: 11.04

  Installed: 1.1.9-1ubuntu1.1
  Candidate: 1.1.9-1ubuntu1.3
  Version table:
     1.1.9-1ubuntu1.3 0
        500 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty-updates/universe i386 Packages
        500 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty-security/universe i386 Packages
 *** 1.1.9-1ubuntu1.1 0
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     1.1.9-1ubuntu1 0
        500 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty/universe i386 Packages

when i play a .asf file format video with vlc player, the video plays but two instance of the same video play at the same time. If i close one instance the other also closes.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: vlc 1.1.9-1ubuntu1.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-8.42-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-8-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: fglrx
Architecture: i386
Date: Sat Aug 6 10:00:58 2011
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Release i386 (20101007)
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: vlc
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to natty on 2011-06-13 (54 days ago)

Rémi Denis-Courmont (rdenis) wrote :

This is probably a stream with two video tracks. You can select the correct one from the Video menu.

Changed in vlc (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in vlc (Debian):
status: New → Confirmed
summary: - vlc player splits into two screens while playing videos
+ VLC shows both video tracks of ASF media
Benjamin Drung (bdrung) on 2012-05-12
Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in vlc:
status: Unknown → New
Changed in vlc (Debian):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Sebastian Ramacher (s-ramacher) wrote :

Fixed in 2.2.0~pre2-1.

Changed in vlc (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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