Re: Open bug in Kino
On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 08:22:43 +0100, Friedhelm Mehnert wrote:
> There is a long standing bug in the version of Kino which shipes with
> Debian Squeeze.
> Kino seg faults and dies when creating video segment in FX tab Bug
> #567588. It was reported first in 2010. And google is full of complaints
> from frustated users who have upgraded from lenny (where it was working
> fine) to sqeeze.
Sadly that's the norm for stable and time based releases, not just
> I have found out what the problem is. It's very simple. The binary i386
> deb version 1.3.4-1+b1 that is distributed with sqeeze is broken.
> The source packet is ok!!
> So the problem can be fixed by getting the source and rebuild the
For that same reason is so important watching for bugs before a
distribution is released.
> I have filed two bug reports AND emailed the maintainer about the issue,
> but that guy must to be dead, since I haven't heard a single word from
It seems to be activity at least for the package, you can ask another
people of the team to do the rebuild and triy to get an update:
> So I have put an inofficial deb online, if you're to lazy to build it
> yourself from source, just get the packet and intall it over the broken
> version. It's at www.friedhelms.net/debian/kino .
Thanks for sharing.