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Subject: Re: A possible bug found in the queue code
From: Jack Peel (
Date: 2003-05-28


I don't think there was a song queued, but I was playing from a playlist,
Not just out of a directory (not sure if that is different).


Hardeep Sidhu wrote:

>Hi Jack,
>Did you have any other songs queued before you queued this one?
>There are a few possibilities as to the cause of this which I'll
>investigate. However, you may want to file a bug report on SF just so it
>doesn't get forgotten.
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: []On
>>Behalf Of Jack Peel
>>Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2003 2:08 PM
>>Subject: A possible bug found in the queue code
>>I stumbled across what seems to be a bug in the queue code. This is
>>what happened.
>>I was playing from a play list, and I wanted to insert a song in the
>>queue. This
>>has worked well many times before, but this time when I acutally queue'd
>>the song
>>it was in transistion from one song to the next. What happended was it
>>playing, however the play symbol stayed on. I waited for the player to
>>but it seemed to just sit there, so I selected the song that I wanted to
>>queue again
>>(this time to play) and it started up fine.
>>I'm wondering if there is a mutex issue where the enqueue thread was
>>writing the
>>file when the play thread was trying to read it and got confused, or
>>just gave up.
>>Just a simple bug report :)
>>If you have any questions, or want to get more details, just email me :)
>>you know how to email.. just put you lips together and push send :)

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