Bug#835209: missing decoder: text/html error on playing ogg or mp3 files

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Sun Sep 25 22:03:14 UTC 2016

On Thu, Sep 08, 2016 at 10:27:32PM +0200, Thomas Pierson wrote:
> block 834439 by bug 835209
> thanks
> Hello,
> I still get troubles with gstreamer plugins on Clementine.
> It seems that the initial reporter have the same error as me: "missing
> decoder: text/html".
> Could you just give me an process to troubleshoot this gstreamer plugins
> issue?

What is the output of
  file test1.ogg

Can you play the file with any other media player (e.g. mplayer)?

Your command works for me when I copy a valid .ogg file to test1.ogg, 
but I am getting exactly your error when I copy an HTML document to

> Thanks,
> Thomas Pierson



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        of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
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