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Old 10-15-2010, 05:38 AM   #1
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Lightbulb 10.04 Totem sound but no video problem [SOLVED]

Thought I would post this up here, because I've been searching for a solution, and not found one online:

Problem description
When playing both .mp4 and .rm files, the sound played fine, but the display remained black.

Open the Configuration Editor (run gconf-editor in the terminal). Navigate to system > gstreamer > 0.10 > default, double-click on videosink and change the setting from autovideosink to ximagesink

Worked for me.

Last edited by Robhogg; 10-15-2010 at 05:45 AM. Reason: Slight correction
Old 10-18-2010, 10:44 AM   #2
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Alright, thanks for solution.
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Thank you!
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thank you


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