Sounds works in Dragon Player but not Kaffeine

Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. bss at
Wed Apr 6 18:29:11 BST 2011

In <201104041615.47880.cannewilson at>, Anne Wilson wrote:
>On Monday 04 April 2011 15:44:15 Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
>> >* In the phonon system-settings in panel, what
>> >backend are you using?
>> Xine.
>> >YMMV as they say, but here and for a number of
>> >others that have posted with phonon-related issues, phonon-vlc has
>> >functioned FAR better for me than the default phonon-xine.
>> I can try that, but I don't think this is an Phonon issue.  I think it is
>> a  Kaffeine issue.  Dragon player uses Phonon and sound works perfectly in
>> it.
>It's worth testing the other phonon backends.

Why?  Phonon doesn't have any problem playing sounds in Amarok or Dragon 

>the vlc one is highly
>recommended lately,

I can't get any sound out of the VLC backend at all.

>though on my system the gstreamer one works best.

I'll try that now.
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