Bug 142240 - Impress : video doesn't work in appimage (7.1)
Summary: Impress : video doesn't work in appimage (7.1)
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Media
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Reported: 2021-05-12 16:11 UTC by Vincent Mabillot
Modified: 2021-08-25 19:28 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Vincent Mabillot 2021-05-12 16:11:12 UTC
Video doesn't work with impress in LO appimage

Steps to Reproduce:
1.create or import a presentation
2.In a new slide, add a video (such as mp4 file)
3.Play the presentation

Actual Results:
In edit mode :
- The insertion take a very long time to be load without thumbnail. 
- Only the video icon is display with the default video resolution.
In view mode
- Long time to display the slide after the previous slide
- no video played only the video icon is diplay.

Expected Results:
Can see and read the video with the impress player in edit mode
display and run the video to the audience.

Files are playable correctly with no-appimage libreoffice installation.
Bug is present in all appimage version from LO 5 to LO 7.1

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: Yes

OpenGL enabled: Yes

Additional Info:
Problem on Linux Mint Debian Edition 4 (a debian 10 derivative)
Comment 1 Roman Kuznetsov 2021-05-14 22:26:02 UTC
I don't think it's an our bug. Xisco?
Comment 2 Timur 2021-08-20 10:08:22 UTC
This was confirmed in bug 142807. Needs an explanation if LO bug.