Bug#478297: gstreamer0.10-plugins-good: Fails to play HQ BBC News stream

Sven Arvidsson sa at whiz.se
Mon Apr 28 17:12:06 UTC 2008

Package: gstreamer0.10-plugins-good
Version: 0.10.8-2
Severity: normal

The high quality WMV BBC Short News stream fails to play in Totem with this

** Message: Error: GStreamer encountered a general stream error.
gstgdkpixbuf.c(337): gst_gdk_pixbuf_sink_event ():
Flow: not-negotiated

Direct link to the playlist:

Stream home:

There's no problem with the low qualit stream, and the mms streams in
the playlist plays fine, som I'm guessing something goes wrong with
the first entry?

The BBC site comes with the following warning, "If you choose the high
quality option, some of the video you view on this site will be
accompanied by advertisements" so perhaps the first stream is this

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages gstreamer0.10-plugins-good depends on:
ii  gconf2                 2.22.0-1          GNOME configuration database syste
ii  gstreamer0.10-alsa     0.10.19-1         GStreamer plugin for ALSA
ii  libaa1                 1.4p5-36          ascii art library
ii  libavc1394-0           0.5.3-1+b1        control IEEE 1394 audio/video devi
ii  libc6                  2.7-10            GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcaca0               0.99.beta13b-4    colour ASCII art library
ii  libcairo2              1.6.4-1+b1        The Cairo 2D vector graphics libra
ii  libcdio7               0.78.2+dfsg1-2.1  library to read and control CD-ROM
ii  libcucul0              0.99.beta13b-4    low-level Unicode character drawin
ii  libdbus-1-3            1.2.1-2           simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  libdv4                 1.0.0-1+b1        software library for DV format dig
ii  libflac8               1.2.1-1.2         Free Lossless Audio Codec - runtim
ii  libgcc1                1:4.3.0-3         GCC support library
ii  libgconf2-4            2.22.0-1          GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libglib2.0-0           2.16.3-2          The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgstreamer-plugins-b 0.10.19-1         GStreamer libraries from the "base
ii  libgstreamer0.10-0     0.10.19-3         Core GStreamer libraries and eleme
ii  libgtk2.0-0            2.12.9-3          The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libhal1                0.5.11~rc2-1      Hardware Abstraction Layer - share
ii  libiec61883-0          1.1.0-2           an partial implementation of IEC 6
ii  libjpeg62              6b-14             The Independent JPEG Group's JPEG 
ii  liboil0.3              0.3.14-4          Library of Optimized Inner Loops
ii  libpng12-0             1.2.26-1          PNG library - runtime
ii  libraw1394-8           1.3.0-3           library for direct access to IEEE 
ii  libshout3              2.2.2-3+b1        MP3/Ogg Vorbis broadcast streaming
ii  libsoup2.4-1           2.4.1-1           an HTTP library implementation in 
ii  libspeex1              1.2~beta3.2-1     The Speex codec runtime library
ii  libstdc++6             4.3.0-3           The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libtag1c2a             1.4-8.1           TagLib Audio Meta-Data Library
ii  libwavpack1            4.41.0-2          an audio codec (lossy and lossless
ii  libx11-6               2:1.1.3-1         X11 client-side library
ii  libxdamage1            1:1.1.1-3         X11 damaged region extension libra
ii  libxext6               2:1.0.4-1         X11 miscellaneous extension librar
ii  libxfixes3             1:4.0.3-2         X11 miscellaneous 'fixes' extensio
ii  libxml2                2.6.32.dfsg-2     GNOME XML library
ii  zlib1g                 1: compression library - runtime

Versions of packages gstreamer0.10-plugins-good recommends:
ii  gstreamer0.10-x               0.10.19-1  GStreamer plugins for X11 and Pang

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