Current amarok cannot play with gstreamer engine

Mark Kretschmann markey at
Tue Nov 30 20:58:33 GMT 2004

On Tuesday 30 November 2004 06:14, Pavel Troller wrote:
>   I tried to select the gstreamer engine in amarok and it doesn't work,
> amarok always closes when a song is to be played.
>   In the konsole, the following is written:
> (process:2072): GLib-GObject-CRITICAL **: file gvaluetypes.c: line 810
> (g_value_get_pointer): assertion `G_VALUE_HOLDS_POINTER (value)' failed
> (process:2072): GStreamer-CRITICAL **: file gstdata.c: line 185
> (gst_data_ref): assertion `data != NULL' failed arts and xine engines work
> normally.
>   Should I upgrade some gst component or is it a temporary problem with
> amarok?

Yeah, upgrading gst and gst-plugins to the latest versions can't hurt. If that 
doesn't help, please make a bug report and attach a backtrace and debug 


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