Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-16 Thread Stephen Morris
On 17/2/18 5:02 am, Rick Stevens wrote: On 02/15/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: On 16/2/18 6:52 am, Rick Stevens wrote: On 02/14/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: On 14/2/18 10:05 am, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: So from my

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-16 Thread Rick Stevens
On 02/15/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: > On 16/2/18 6:52 am, Rick Stevens wrote: >> On 02/14/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: >>> On 14/2/18 10:05 am, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: > So from my perspective the vlc package

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-16 Thread Wolfgang Pfeiffer
On Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:21:27 +0800 Ed Greshko wrote: > > > IMO, I feel the problem with using the Fedora name in a repo or site makes > people > think it is formally affiliated with and endorsed by The Fedora Project.  > Companies > such as Disney, Apple, Samsung, and

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-15 Thread Stephen Morris
On 16/2/18 6:52 am, Rick Stevens wrote: On 02/14/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: On 14/2/18 10:05 am, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: So from my perspective the vlc package you had problems with works fine on my system. The packages I

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-15 Thread Rick Stevens
On 02/14/2018 01:43 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: > On 14/2/18 10:05 am, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: >> On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: >>> So from my perspective the vlc package you had problems with works fine >>> on my system. >>> >>> The packages I have installed are: >>>

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-15 Thread Patrick O'Callaghan
On Thu, 2018-02-15 at 23:19 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: > On 15/2/18 8:59 pm, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > > On Thu, 2018-02-15 at 10:21 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote: > > > On 02/15/18 10:06, Tim wrote: > > > > On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > > > > > > Sorry for the confusion. The repo

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-15 Thread Stephen Morris
On 15/2/18 8:59 pm, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Thu, 2018-02-15 at 10:21 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote: On 02/15/18 10:06, Tim wrote: On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it was an official Fedora one. Ed Greshko:

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-15 Thread Patrick O'Callaghan
On Thu, 2018-02-15 at 10:21 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote: > On 02/15/18 10:06, Tim wrote: > > On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > > > > Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it > > > > was an official Fedora one. > > > > Ed Greshko: > > > Understandable. IMO, they

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Kevin Cummings
On 02/14/18 15:52, Ed Greshko wrote: > On 02/15/18 04:24, Kevin Cummings wrote: >> On 02/13/18 16:59, Ed Greshko wrote: >>> On 02/14/18 05:23, Stephen Morris wrote: I use Negativo17 because in the past I have found that rpmfusion were very tardy with their Nvidia binary files in

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/15/18 10:06, Tim wrote: > On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: >>> Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it >>> was an official Fedora one. > Ed Greshko: >> Understandable. IMO, they should be discouraged from using the >> "fedora" name for that very

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Tim
On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: >> Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it >> was an official Fedora one. Ed Greshko: > Understandable. IMO, they should be discouraged from using the > "fedora" name for that very reason. I have mixed feelings about that.

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Stephen Morris
On 14/2/18 10:05 am, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: So from my perspective the vlc package you had problems with works fine on my system. The packages I have installed are: bash-4.4$ rpm -qa vlc*

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Stephen Morris
On 14/2/18 8:59 am, Ed Greshko wrote: On 02/14/18 05:23, Stephen Morris wrote: I use Negativo17 because in the past I have found that rpmfusion were very tardy with their Nvidia binary files in keeping pace with kernel version changes. I have all the negativo17 repositories enabled and all the

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/15/18 04:24, Kevin Cummings wrote: > On 02/13/18 16:59, Ed Greshko wrote: >> On 02/14/18 05:23, Stephen Morris wrote: >>> I use Negativo17 because in the past I have found that rpmfusion were very >>> tardy >>> with their Nvidia binary files in keeping pace with kernel version changes. >>>

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-14 Thread Kevin Cummings
On 02/13/18 16:59, Ed Greshko wrote: > On 02/14/18 05:23, Stephen Morris wrote: >> I use Negativo17 because in the past I have found that rpmfusion were very >> tardy >> with their Nvidia binary files in keeping pace with kernel version changes. >> I have >> all the negativo17 repositories

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Patrick O'Callaghan
On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 08:08 +1100, Stephen Morris wrote: > So from my perspective the vlc package you had problems with works fine > on my system. > > The packages I have installed are: > > > bash-4.4$ rpm -qa vlc* > vlc-core-3.0.0-25.20180109git0c462fc.fc27.x86_64 >

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/14/18 05:23, Stephen Morris wrote: > I use Negativo17 because in the past I have found that rpmfusion were very > tardy > with their Nvidia binary files in keeping pace with kernel version changes. I > have > all the negativo17 repositories enabled and all the rpmfusion repositories >

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Stephen Morris
On 14/2/18 7:55 am, Joe Zeff wrote: On 02/13/2018 12:44 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: Hi Ed, just my 2 cents worth, I have the same setup as Patrick, and like Patrick I use the negativo17 repositories for Nvidia (I found rpmfusion to be not reliable enough with their binary files for nvidia), but

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Stephen Morris
On 13/2/18 11:51 pm, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: On Tue, 2018-02-13 at 13:36 +0100, Jon Ingason wrote: Den 2018-02-13 kl. 13:14, skrev Ed Greshko: On 02/13/18 19:31, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: 3.0.0-rc5-0-gf53236af09) Oh, you mention "fedora-multimedia". Is that an actual fedora sponsored

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Joe Zeff
On 02/13/2018 12:44 PM, Stephen Morris wrote: Hi Ed, just my 2 cents worth, I have the same setup as Patrick, and like Patrick I use the negativo17 repositories for Nvidia (I found rpmfusion to be not reliable enough with their binary files for nvidia), but I'm also using their repositories

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Stephen Morris
On 14/2/18 12:34 am, Ed Greshko wrote: On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it was an official Fedora one. Understandable.  IMO, they should be discouraged from using the "fedora" name for that very reason. Hi Ed, just

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/13/18 20:51, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > Sorry for the confusion. The repo name misled me into thinking it was > an official Fedora one. Understandable.  IMO, they should be discouraged from using the "fedora" name for that very reason.  -- A motto of mine is: When in doubt, try it out

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Patrick O'Callaghan
On Tue, 2018-02-13 at 13:36 +0100, Jon Ingason wrote: > Den 2018-02-13 kl. 13:14, skrev Ed Greshko: > > On 02/13/18 19:31, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > > 3.0.0-rc5-0-gf53236af09) > > > > Oh, you mention "fedora-multimedia". Is that an actual fedora sponsored > > repo or a > > 3rd party repo

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Jon Ingason
Den 2018-02-13 kl. 13:14, skrev Ed Greshko: > On 02/13/18 19:31, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: 3.0.0-rc5-0-gf53236af09) > > Oh, you mention "fedora-multimedia".  Is that an actual fedora sponsored repo > or a > 3rd party repo like rpmfusion?  I ask since I've not heard of that one. > It is

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/13/18 19:31, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > On Tue, 2018-02-13 at 08:10 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote: >> On 02/13/18 07:58, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: >>> Some time in recent weeks vlc stopped working for me, i.e. it will no >>> longer play .avi, .mp4 or .mkv files but just lists a continuous

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-13 Thread Patrick O'Callaghan
On Tue, 2018-02-13 at 08:10 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote: > On 02/13/18 07:58, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > > Some time in recent weeks vlc stopped working for me, i.e. it will no > > longer play .avi, .mp4 or .mkv files but just lists a continuous stream > > of errors to the console (see below). I'm

Re: Problems with vlc

2018-02-12 Thread Ed Greshko
On 02/13/18 07:58, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > Some time in recent weeks vlc stopped working for me, i.e. it will no > longer play .avi, .mp4 or .mkv files but just lists a continuous stream > of errors to the console (see below). I'm currently on: > > $ rpm -qa vlc\* >