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FS#43310 - [caja] Add ffmpegthumbnailer as an optional dependency

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Raphael Scholer (rscholer) - Friday, 02 January 2015, 22:43 GMT
Last edited by Balló György (City-busz) - Friday, 17 April 2015, 17:44 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Martin Wimpress (flexiondotorg)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


If ffmpegthumbnailer is installed Caja will create thumbnails of video files.

Steps to reproduce:
- Clear thumbnail cache
- Install ffmpegthumbnailer
- Open directory containing video files in Caja
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Closed by  Balló György (City-busz)
Friday, 17 April 2015, 17:44 GMT
Reason for closing:  Won't implement
Comment by Balló György (City-busz) - Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 22:20 GMT
I don't think that we should add a thumbnailer as optional dependency. There are many thumbnailers available, and we can't list all of them. (E.g. an alternative is 'totem'.)