[Pkg-telepathy-maintainers] Bug#970445: libfarstream-0.2-5: can't connect to video call via pidgin sipe
nils.reichert at staff.uni-marburg.de
Wed Sep 16 14:33:54 BST 2020
* What led up to the situation?
In Pidgin, using the SIPE-Plugin, attempt to make a video call.
* What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
Attempt to make video call: in chat window/contact list select contact and click "voice/video-call"
* What was the outcome of this action?
Setting up video call fails with error mesage "Error with your webcam"
* What outcome did you expect instead?
Video call should be set up correctly
* Possible solution:
This is a known problem documented in the plugins FAQ at https://sourceforge.net/p/sipe/wiki/Frequently%20Asked%20Questions/#video-call-setup-fails-with-the-error-message-error-with-your-webcam
The farstream version included in buster predates the patch mentioned there. Please include the patch or provide a newer version via backports.
-- System Information:
Distributor ID: Bunsenlabs
Description: BunsenLabs GNU/Linux 10.5 (Lithium)
Kernel: Linux 4.19.0-10-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
LSM: AppArmor: enabled
Versions of packages libfarstream-0.2-5 depends on:
ii libc6 2.28-10
ii libglib2.0-0 2.58.3-2+deb10u2
ii libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-0 1.14.4-2
ii libgstreamer1.0-0 1.14.4-1
ii libgupnp-1.0-4 1.0.3-3
ii libgupnp-igd-1.0-4 0.2.5-3
ii libnice10 0.1.14-1
Versions of packages libfarstream-0.2-5 recommends:
ii gstreamer1.0-nice 0.1.16-1~bpo10+1
ii gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad 1.14.4-1+b1
ii gstreamer1.0-plugins-base 1.14.4-2
ii gstreamer1.0-plugins-good 1.14.4-1
libfarstream-0.2-5 suggests no packages.
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