[mythtv-commits] Ticket #6599: m4a files cause myth music lock-up

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Sat Jul 11 12:46:17 UTC 2009

#6599: m4a files cause myth music lock-up
 Reporter:  markdavidoff at hotmail.com  |        Owner:  stuartm
     Type:  defect                    |       Status:  closed 
 Priority:  minor                     |    Milestone:  0.22   
Component:  Plugin - MythMusic        |      Version:  0.21   
 Severity:  medium                    |   Resolution:  invalid
  Mlocked:  0                         |  
Changes (by stuartm):

  * status:  infoneeded_new => closed
  * resolution:  => invalid


 Ok I can reproduce the problem, I just don't see an easy solution without
 disabling tag reading for m4a/aac. It's not a MythTV bug, it gets stuck in
 the mp4ff metadata library.

 As a workaround you might uncheck the tag scanning option in the mythmusic
 settings. This will fall back to establishing artist/album/track metadata
 from the file path.

 For trunk I'm looking at the forthcoming mp4 support in taglib, a 1.6
 release isn't far away but we may also opt to keep our own copy of the

Ticket URL: <http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/6599#comment:3>
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