Audio noise when playing video

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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defect
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
3 years ago
7 months ago

People

(Reporter: vicenzi.alexandre, Unassigned)

Tracking

47 Branch
ARM
Linux
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

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Description

3 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/51.0.2704.84 Safari/537.36

Steps to reproduce:

Try to watch some video on Firefox under Ubuntu Mate 16.04 running on Raspberry Pi 3 and some videos have audio problem.

Here is an example:

http://g1.globo.com/economia/globo-rural/videos/t/edicoes/v/quais-os-beneficios-e-os-maleficios-da-chipagem-de-tratores/5039223/

Most YouTube videos work, but there are some that have the same issue. 


Actual results:

Audio is noisy.

Here is an example of what happens: https://vimeo.com/159695009


Expected results:

Play audio correctly.
(Reporter)

Updated

3 years ago
OS: Unspecified → Linux
Hardware: Unspecified → ARM

Updated

3 years ago
Component: Untriaged → Audio/Video: Playback
Product: Firefox → Core
Are you using pulseaudio?
Flags: needinfo?(alexandrevicenzi)
Feel free to re-open this bug upon answering the above question.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
(Reporter)

Comment 3

3 years ago
(In reply to Anthony Jones (:kentuckyfriedtakahe, :k17e) from comment #1)
> Are you using pulseaudio?

It uses ALSA. If you need anything else let me now.
Status: RESOLVED → UNCONFIRMED
Flags: needinfo?(alexandrevicenzi)
Resolution: INCOMPLETE → ---
(In reply to alexandrevicenzi from comment #3)
> (In reply to Anthony Jones (:kentuckyfriedtakahe, :k17e) from comment #1)
> > Are you using pulseaudio?
> 
> It uses ALSA. If you need anything else let me now.

Try installing Pulse Audio.
See Also: → 1247056
Does using Pulse Audio fix the issue?
Flags: needinfo?(alexandrevicenzi)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 3 years ago3 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE

Comment 6

3 years ago
(In reply to Anthony Jones (:kentuckyfriedtakahe, :k17e) from comment #5)
> Does using Pulse Audio fix the issue?

At least for me, removing Pulse Audio does fix the issue.  With ALSA all is fine.  As the submitter doesn't appear to know whether he's using PA, he probably is as that's the default for most distributions.

But then, the workaround is broken by #1247056...
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Updated

7 months ago
Flags: needinfo?(vicenzi.alexandre)
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