[Mageia-dev] painful discussion n°1: debloating

John Balcaen mikala at mageia.org
Mon Apr 9 01:20:16 CEST 2012

2012/4/8 Pierre Jarillon <jarillon at abul.org>:
> Le dimanche 8 avril 2012 21:02:48, Anne Nicolas a écrit :
>> totem was proposed in Mandriva as there was no stable enough video
>> player in KDE. Then we had Codeina managing codecs using only gstreamer.
>> That's all. :)
> Totem don't work out the the box. I have a set of videos with different
> formats. With totem, few of them work without a lot a install (sometimes
> conflicting). Dragon is not better out the box. Only VLC works with all my
> samples.
For dragon it's just a matter of backend :
currently the default phonon backend is gstreamer so if totem does not
work , dragon is not going to work either.
You can switch to the vlc phonon backend and you'll get the same support as vlc.

Balcaen John
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