maemo.org Bugzilla – Bug 7327
Xvid encoded videos unwatchable
Last modified: 2010-03-15 20:55:44 UTC
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EXACT STEPS LEADING TO PROBLEM:
1. Open a Xvid-encoded video in Media Player
File plays properly.
A large green block is obscuring most of the video, only leaving a stripe of it
visible in the upper part of the screen.
EXTRA SOFTWARE INSTALLED:
Tested on 2 different sets of videos, same result. All the files play perfectly
Videos encoded with following settings:
Resolution: 576 x 320
Bitrate: 941 kbps
Resolution: 704 x 384
Bitrate: 901 kbps
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; fi; rv:188.8.131.52)
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Video playback with the green area blocking the view.
Thanks for reporting this.
Either a duplicate of bug 6963 or of bug 6823 I'd say.
Pick your favorite one, please. :)
Bug 6823 is totally unrelated, and I can't really think this as a duplicate of
6963 since it only refers to some small artefacts occurring in video playback.
Some more technical information of another set of files that refuse to display
ID : 0
Format : MPEG-4 Visual
Format profile : Simple@L3
Format settings, BVOP : No
Format settings, QPel : No
Format settings, GMC : No warppoints
Format settings, Matrix : Default (H.263)
Codec ID : XVID
Codec ID/Hint : XviD
Duration : 24mn 38s
Bit rate : 1 189 Kbps
Width : 640 pixels
Height : 480 pixels
Display aspect ratio : 4:3
Frame rate : 23.976 fps
Resolution : 8 bits
Colorimetry : 4:2:0
Scan type : Progressive
Bits/(Pixel*Frame) : 0.161
Stream size : 210 MiB (89%)
Writing library : XviD 0.0.09 (UTC 2003-03-25)
This has been fixed in package
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A future public update released with the year/week later than this internal
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Please verify that this new version fixes the bug by marking this bug report as
VERIFIED after the public update has been released and if you have some time.
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* There is currently no access to these internal, non-public build versions.
A Brainstorm proposal to change this exists at
Confirmed to be fixed in PR1.1.
Setting explicit PR1.2 milestone (so it's clearer in which public release the
fix will be available to users).
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