Package Details: cast_control 1:0.11.8.post0-2

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Package Base: cast_control
Description: Control Chromecasts from Linux and D-Bus
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Licenses: AGPL3
Conflicts: chromecast_mpris
Replaces: chromecast_mpris
Submitter: yochananmarqos
Maintainer: yochananmarqos
Last Packager: yochananmarqos
Votes: 1
Popularity: 0.001010
First Submitted: 2021-05-24 15:01
Last Updated: 2021-10-18 19:56

Latest Comments

yochananmarqos commented on 2021-09-10 20:13

@alexdelorenzo: Thanks for the heads up.

alexdelorenzo commented on 2021-09-10 19:49

Just FYI, I've yanked every new version of cast_control above 0.11.4 and newer from PyPI. The 0.12.x releases are broken. Same with mpris_server versions above 0.4.2. The last stable versions are 0.11.4 and 0.4.2 respectively.

Thanks again for taking the time to package this for the AUR!

alexdelorenzo commented on 2021-05-26 17:55


eh8 commented on 2020-11-13 04:53

~ > chromecast_mpris   
INFO:pychromecast:Querying device status
INFO:pychromecast:Querying device status
INFO:pychromecast:Querying device status
INFO:mpris_server.server:MPRIS server connected to D-Bus session bus
/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/gi/overrides/ Warning: g_variant_builder_end: assertion 'GVSB(builder)->offset >= GVSB(builder)->min_items' failed
  return builder.end()
ERROR:pydbus.registration:Exception while handling org.freedesktop.DBus.Properties.GetAll()
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/pydbus/", line 81, in call_method
    result = method(*parameters, **kwargs)
  File "/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/pydbus/", line 110, in GetAll
    ret[local] = GLib.Variant(type, getattr(self.object, local))
  File "/usr/lib/python3.8/site-packages/gi/overrides/", line 190, in __new__
    v.format_string = format_string
AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'format_string'

parkerlreed commented on 2020-11-12 20:23

PKGBUILD has wrong package name and , in makedeps...