FS#124 - Hangs on startup if smbnetfs is mounted

Attached to Project: gtkpod
Opened by Matteo F. Vescovi (mfv) - Monday, 22 April 2013, 15:42 GMT+1
Task Type Bug Report
Category Backend / Core
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Operating System Linux
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version Development
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


Dear maintainer,

a bug report was filed in Debian BTS reporting that gtkpod hangs on startup if is smbfs is used and mounted on the local filesystem.
Please, check the following link to get the original post of the submitter:

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Comment by phantomjinx (phantomjinx) - Saturday, 24 August 2013, 23:14 GMT+1
Would seem to be an underlying gio problem rather than gtkpod. A similar issue is recorded here for gstreamer playing files over smb:

More research required on this.