podcast crashes amarok

Bug #123456 reported by Robert Persson on 2007-07-02
10
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Amarok
Invalid
High
xine-lib (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: amarok

One of the podcasts at http://www.touchmusic.org.uk/TouchPod/podcast.xml crashes amarok. The podcast in question is Touch Radio 25. The other episodes I have tried seem to work fine. What happens with #25 is that I get a few hundred ms of sound and then amarok freezes for a little while before evaporating from the desktop altogether.

I don't know whether or not the audio file in question is corrupt, but obviously amarok shouldn't crash even if it is.

Sujee Maniyam (sujee) wrote :

confirmed,
Running Amarok 1.4.5 with kde 3.5.6 (Kubuntu Feisty)

After adding the podcast, trying to play ep#25
1) if I try to play it by streaming then Amarok crashes (buffering messages goes from 1% to 100%)
2) if downloaded ep#25 then play it , Amarok played it fine.

Sujee Maniyam (sujee) wrote :

Bug also exists on Gutsy with following versions
Amarok : 1.4.6
KDE : 3.5.7
amarok-xine : 2:1.4.6-0ubuntu1
libxine1 : 1.1.7-1ubuntu1
lbxine-extracodecs : 1.1.4-2ubuntu3

Sujee Maniyam (sujee) wrote :

this is the result of xinelib bug reported. rebuild libxine1 package when the fix is released

Changed in amarok:
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in amarok:
status: Unknown → Invalid
Étienne BERSAC (bersace) wrote :

Anyway, very nice bug number.

Reinhard Tartler (siretart) wrote :

this bug seems to be in the faad library. In order to properly investigate the issue, we need a propoer backtrace for this issue. Please install the libxine1-dbg package and obtain a backtrace using gdb.

Changed in xine-lib:
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package xine-lib - 1.1.15-0ubuntu1

---------------
xine-lib (1.1.15-0ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low

  * New upstream release (LP: #261135)
    - introduces updated faad plugin (LP: #76566, #123456)
    - Fixes CVE-2008-3231

 -- Reinhard Tartler <email address hidden> Tue, 26 Aug 2008 21:07:40 +0200

Changed in xine-lib:
status: Incomplete → Fix Released

Architecture: i386
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
ProcEnviron:
 SHELL=/bin/bash
 LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
Uname: Linux 2.6.28-11-generic i686
UserGroups: adm admin cdrom dialout lpadmin plugdev sambashare

Changed in amarok:
importance: Unknown → High
Alex Chiang (achiang) on 2011-10-05
summary: - podcast crashes amarok
summary: + podcast crashes amarok
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