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FS#58926 - [tumbler] video thumbnails are not displayed for files on samba shares

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Dan MacDonald (danboid) - Friday, 08 June 2018, 11:06 GMT
Last edited by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Monday, 13 August 2018, 00:46 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



Video thumbnails are not displayed for video files on samba shares. Thunar video thumbnails work for files sored locally.

Additional info:
* package version(s)

thunar 1.8.0-1
tumbler 0.2.1-1
ffmpegthumbnailer 2.2.0-2

* config and/or log files etc.

Steps to reproduce:

Under Thunar (1.8.0) set Edit -> Preferences -> Display -> Show Thumbnails to 'Always' then browse to a samba share containing video files. No thumbnails are generated for the videos. Thumbails are generated for image files stored on samba shares and local video files.
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Closed by  Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis)
Monday, 13 August 2018, 00:46 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  tumbler 0.2.1-2
Comment by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Sunday, 10 June 2018, 20:15 GMT
Added a patch for this in tumbler 0.2.1-2, but I will leave this task open until it gets reviewed upstream.
Comment by Evangelos Foutras (foutrelis) - Monday, 13 August 2018, 00:46 GMT
Won't keep this open any longer. For reference, the upstream report is at: