Bug#564786: VLC in etch segfaults on attempt to transcode to ogg theora format

Reinhard Tartler siretart at tauware.de
Tue Jan 12 05:51:54 UTC 2010

tag 564786 upstream

On Mo, Jan 11, 2010 at 23:25:12 (CET), jumbophut wrote:

> Package: vlc
> Version: 0.8.6.h-4+lenny2
> When I attempt to transcode a video from Quicktime to OGG theora, vlc segfaults.
> Command and output follow:
> $  vlc -vvv -I dummy MVI_0305.MOV --sout
> '#transcode{venc=theora,aenc=vorbis,scale=0.5,channels=2}:std{access=file,mux=ogg,dst="/tmp/lowquality.ogg"}'
> vlc://quit

does this also happen with non quicktime formats? I've tried with
another format with a newer vlc and I couldn't reproduce the issue. I'd
therefore assume that this defect is not present in 1.0.4-2.

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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