jaunty: amarok asks extra packages

Myriam Schweingruber myriam at ubuntu.com
Wed Apr 8 16:07:16 UTC 2009

Hi Norbert,

On Wed, Apr 8, 2009 at 15:41, Norberto Bensa <nbensa at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello list,
> since yesterday, amarok in one of the boxes I have here with an
> up-to-date Jaunty, ask packages for extra functionality
> (libxine1-ffmpeg)

This packages gives you the mp3 codecs.
> The package is installed and deselecting the package has no effect
> (next time, amarok will ask for the package again and again and again
> and I starting to get very very angry...)
> It's a bug and/or a d*mn configuration setting somewhere.

Do you mind reporting it to launchpad please? I only have Amarok 2
locally compiled from SVN available so I can't even test it.
> If it is a configuration setting. Does anyone know where is it? Is it
> in the stupid mysql embedded database? How do I access mysqle?

This has nothing to do with the embedded MySQL, rest assured.

Regards, Myriam.

PS. No need to use strong words...

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