vokoscreen will not create/play videos in wayland session

Bug #1706957 reported by ventrical on 2017-07-27
This bug affects 4 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
vokoscreen (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

vokoscreen will not create or run videos in a gnome-wayland session

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 17.10
Package: vokoscreen 2.5.0-1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.11.0-10.15-generic 4.11.8
Uname: Linux 4.11.0-10-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.5-0ubuntu5
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: GNOME
Date: Thu Jul 27 08:14:38 2017
InstallationDate: Installed on 2017-06-13 (44 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 17.10 "Artful Aardvark" - Alpha amd64 (20170611)
SourcePackage: vokoscreen
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

ventrical (dale-f-beaudoin) wrote :
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in vokoscreen (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
amano (jyaku) on 2017-07-27
tags: added: wayland
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Thanks for your report.

This is a known issue with wayland documented on https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/How_to_debug_Wayland_problems#Screen_capture_is_not_available_with_usual_apps

Don't hesitate to file an bug you may find.

Changed in vokoscreen (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: Confirmed → Triaged
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