Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#2901 closed defect (worksforme)

MythNews not showing gif files (codec missing?)

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: unknown
Component: mythnews Version: head
Severity: low Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no

Description

When trying to see GIF based content (for example "Unofficial Dilbert" on MythNews?, content is downloaded but screen remains blank.

Mythfrontend:

mythtv:~/myth/mythtv# QDate::fromString: Parameter out of range 2007-01-10 21:10:37.446 TV: Attempting to change from None to WatchingPreRecorded? 2007-01-10 21:10:38.613 RingBuf?(/root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 1.0 seconds for data to become available... 2007-01-10 21:10:39.641 RingBuf?(/root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 2.0 seconds for data to become available... 2007-01-10 21:10:41.326 RingBuf?(/root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 1.0 seconds for data to become available... 2007-01-10 21:10:42.349 RingBuf?(/root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile): Waited 2.0 seconds for data to become available...

2007-01-10 21:10:43.006 AFD Error: Could not find codec parameters. file was "/root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile".


2007-01-10 21:10:43.006 Couldn't open decoder for: /root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile 2007-01-10 21:10:43.012 TV Error: StartPlayer?(): NVP is not playing after 20000 msec 2007-01-10 21:10:43.012 TV: Changing from None to WatchingPreRecorded? 2007-01-10 21:10:43.021 Marking recording as unwatched 2007-01-10 21:10:43.021 TV: Attempting to change from WatchingPreRecorded? to None 2007-01-10 21:10:43.081 TV: Changing from WatchingPreRecorded? to None

mythtv:~/myth/mythtv# file /root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile /root/.mythtv/MythNews/newstempfile: GIF image data, version 89a, 600 x 210

it also plays with mplayer.

mythtv:~/myth/mythtv# mythbackend --version Library API version: 0.20.20061228-1 Source code version: 12474M Options compiled in:

linux release using_xvmcw using_v4l using_oss using_alsa using_arts using_jack using_ivtv using_dbox2 using_hdhr using_iptv using_live using_lirc using_joystick_menu using_dvb using_x11 using_xv using_xrandr using_xvmc using_xvmc_vld using_frontend using_backend

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by paulh

Component: mythtvmythnews

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by paulh

Which feed is this exactly? The one in Humor->Dilbert seems to just open MythBrowser? like a regular feed and is displayed OK for me.

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by paulh

Resolution: worksforme
Status: newclosed

No reply in 3 weeks. Closing as works for me.

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