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FS#74365 - [gnome-shell] should depend gst-plugins-good

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Akatsuki Rui (akiirui) - Wednesday, 06 April 2022, 07:31 GMT
Last edited by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Wednesday, 06 April 2022, 21:02 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Testing
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The gnome-shell bulit-in screen record need vp8enc:

Apr 06 15:21:33 akii gjs[4950]: JS LOG: Failed to create pipeline: Gst.ParseError: no element "vp8enc"
Apr 06 15:21:33 akii gnome-shell[1040]: Error starting screencast
Apr 06 15:21:35 akii gnome-shell[1040]: D-Bus client with active sessions vanished

Additional info:
* package version(s)
- gnome-shell 42.0

* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any

Steps to reproduce:
1. Make sure gst-plugins-good is not installed
2. Run gnome built-in screen record
This task depends upon

Closed by  Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Wednesday, 06 April 2022, 21:02 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Fixed in trunk, pending next release.
Comment by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Wednesday, 06 April 2022, 21:02 GMT
Changed in trunk. gst-plugins-good and gst-plugin-pipewire are now optional deps.