0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

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0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by JMM72 » Fri Apr 07, 2017 9:31 pm

XnViewMP 0.85 64-bit over Win 7 64-bit.

Animation files such as animated GIF and PNG (don't have other formats here) don't work at all with new version. In browser mode, the preview pane just shows the first frame instead of the usual autoplay. In view and full-screen modes, they don't play either. I've checked that they're not disabled in options. I also tried to set a key for start/stop animation but it didn't work either when pressed (first time I tried, XMP crashed as soon as I pressed the key, but I can't reproduce the crash anymore).

I've tried with large and small animations of all kinds and origins to no avail, there's something broken here. In past versions, animations played automatically as soon as they were displayed. Restoring to 0.84 solves the problem. Videos play fine in 0.85 btw.

Oh, changing between view and full-screen advances one frame. That's all.

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by helmut » Sat Apr 08, 2017 8:11 pm

@Pierre: What is the status of this bug? Could you reproduce it?

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by xnview » Sat Apr 08, 2017 8:41 pm

helmut wrote:@Pierre: What is the status of this bug? Could you reproduce it?
Sorry, i can reproduce and will fixed in 0.86
Pierre.

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by NeoZeOne » Sun Apr 09, 2017 4:21 pm

Hello,
I noticed that for GIF. In fact, it's working in Full View if there's no zoom (at 100%). If I increase (or decrease) zoom, the animation stops.
I just realized that this symptom occurs in preview too.

Thanks for your help

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by xnview » Thu Apr 27, 2017 11:00 am

This problem is supposed to be fixed in XnView MP 0.86. Please check and confirm the bug fix here.
Pierre.

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by NeoZeOne » Sun Apr 30, 2017 4:49 am

xnview wrote:This problem is supposed to be fixed in XnView MP 0.86. Please check and confirm the bug fix here.
Hello,
I confirm the bug is fix for me. In my use case, the GIF animation is not frozen.
Thanks and good job !

Beau travail, merci pour la réactivité ! :wink:

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Re: 0.85: Animations (GIF, PNG) don't play at all

Post by vertigo » Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:25 pm

I just downloaded 0.86 to see if this had been fixed before filing a bug report and was pleasantly surprised to see that it had been. So I'll also confirm that it's fixed. Great job Pierre!

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