Bug#658564: daisy-player: Hangs while loading, both from disc and directory.
I know this bug. I have experienced it myself.
I'm busy replacing my own buggy xml-parser by the Mini-XML parser
I cannot tell when the new version will be available.
On Sat, Feb 04, 2012 at 06:00:57AM +0100, Erik Sundin wrote:
> Package: daisy-player
> Version: 184.108.40.206-1
> Severity: important
> Dear Maintainer,
> The program hangs with the message "Reading ??..." displaying in the
> top left corner directly after startup. Nothing seems to happen after that...
> This occurs both when running it whitout any arguments
> (presumably it then attempts to play from /dev/cdrom, though this is not mentioned anywhere (as far as I can tell))
> and when a directory is given on the commandline.
> Unfortunately I only have one book to try it with, but the disk in question works as it should in a physical player
> which seems to indicate software trouble.
> I very much hope this can be fixed (since there aren't that many choices for playing daisy books on linux)
> and will gladly provide any information you may have use of.
> //Erik Sundin
> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: wheezy/sid
> APT prefers unstable
> APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing')
> Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
> Kernel: Linux 3.1.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
> Locale: LANG=sv_SE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=sv_SE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
> Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
> Versions of packages daisy-player depends on:
> ii libc6 2.13-24
> ii libidn11 1.23-2
> ii libncursesw5 5.9-4
> ii libsox1b 14.3.2-3
> ii madplay 0.15.2b-7
> ii udisks 1.0.4-3
> daisy-player recommends no packages.
> daisy-player suggests no packages.
> -- no debconf information