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VideoPlayer plug-in does not play videos
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Steps to reproduce:

  • Build MITK examples
  • Start workbench
  • Show view 'VideoPlayer'
  • Select video file
  • Click play button

--> Video is not played. The messages are:

WARNING: Error in initializing video file input! ERROR: Video could not be initialized!

Event Timeline

This issue only occurred under Linux.

We installed

  • libavcodec-dev
  • libavformat-dev
  • libswscale-dev
  • ubuntu-restricted-extras

and recompiled OpenCV. But we are not sure which libs are actually necessary.

groehl added a subscriber: groehl.

installing all 4 packages solved the problem :)