Totem any time soon?

George Farris farrisg at
Tue Feb 21 20:40:46 GMT 2006

On Tue, 2006-21-02 at 21:04 +0100, Florian Zeitz wrote:
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> Just another example:
> With a lot of media types when you try to play them with totem/gstreamer
> seeking is terribly broken (I think it's even for Theora, but I haven't
> tried it recently). If you move the seekbar to the position where you
> would expect the end, you might end up being in the middle of the movie
> or still at the beginning. Back and Forward Arrows are grayed out
> playing most formats, too.
> (I don't know whether those are frontend or backend bugs, but I'd expect
> the first to be backend and the second to be frontend)
> I sure think with some work totem + gstreamer can be made useable, but
> in the current state they are not really.

Well if you haven't tried it recently, as you state above, then there is
a possibility that this statement is not correct or accurate.  Have you
looked at the Totem news/changelogs recently?

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