Bug 28039 - parole: playback of some .mp4 severely loads system - power off reboot required.
Summary: parole: playback of some .mp4 severely loads system - power off reboot required.
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Mageia
Classification: Unclassified
Component: RPM Packages (show other bugs)
Version: Cauldron
Hardware: All Linux
Priority: Normal normal
Target Milestone: Mageia 8
Assignee: Jani Välimaa
QA Contact:
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Keywords: 8rc1
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2021-01-08 01:23 CET by ben mcmonagle
Modified: 2021-02-02 11:49 CET (History)
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Source RPM: parole-4.15.0-1.mga8
CVE:
Status comment:


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hardware (1.61 KB, text/plain)
2021-01-08 01:23 CET, ben mcmonagle
Details

Description ben mcmonagle 2021-01-08 01:23:08 CET
Description of problem:Live (and installed from Live) XFCE Parole playback of some .mp4 files locks system. time (in panel) seconds will flicker between a pair of consecutive values. Parole displays a single video frame, playback clock is stopped, but audio plays ok. power button reboot required.

Mga8 rc CI x84_64 install of XFCE on same hardware does not exhibit this issue. 


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ISO:  Mageia-8-rc-Live-Xfce-x86_64.iso
DATE: Tue 05 Jan 2021 03:49:12 PM CET

How reproducible: 2 different hardware, both intel 810 or later


Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot or install above .iso
2.playback various .mp4 files
3.
Comment 1 ben mcmonagle 2021-01-08 01:23:40 CET
Created attachment 12195 [details]
hardware
ben mcmonagle 2021-01-08 01:24:00 CET

Target Milestone: --- => Mageia 8
Keywords: (none) => 8rc1

David Walser 2021-01-10 17:48:00 CET

Summary: playback of some .mp4 severely loads system - power off reboot required. => parole: playback of some .mp4 severely loads system - power off reboot required.
Assignee: bugsquad => jani.valimaa

Comment 2 Jani Välimaa 2021-01-10 18:26:07 CET
What happens if the same files are played with gst-play-1.0 from cmd?
Comment 3 ben mcmonagle 2021-02-02 11:49:54 CET
(In reply to Jani Välimaa from comment #2)
> What happens if the same files are played with gst-play-1.0 from cmd?

that works

gst-play-1.0 ./filename.mp4 or ./filename.mkv works ok
parole ./filename.mp4 or ./filename.mkv exhibits the problem too

where filename is the same file

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