Bug#813433: gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly: Gstreamer plugin scan freezes any gstreamer using browser

Sebastian Dröge slomo at coaxion.net
Tue Feb 16 11:24:27 UTC 2016

On Di, 2016-02-02 at 00:15 +0100, Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> Package: gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly
> Version: 1.6.3-1
> Severity: important
> Both Konqueror and Iceweasel will completely freeze when opening any web-site which
> has an html video tag. Attaching a debugger shows the applications waiting on an event
> inside gstreamer in a plugin scan. It was discovered removing the ugly set of plugins
> solved the issue. Upgrading the ugly set to 1.7 from experimental was tried but
> did not help.

I see that you have gst-plugins-base 1.7 and gst-plugins-ugly 1.6.
That's probably going to cause problems like this, I'll add conflicts
with the next 1.7 upload.

If you update all GStreamer packages to 1.7, does it still fail and
how? And I assume downgrading them all to 1.6.3 fixes it?
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