On certain Samsung devices video start failure is seen intermittently on Widevine DASH assets with cause
…W/MediaCodecRenderer: Failed to initialize decoder: OMX.MTK.VIDEO.DECODER.AVC.secure
android.media.MediaCodec$CryptoException: Operation not supported in this configuration
I reproduced on the device Samsung Galaxy A7 lite (SM-T220) and have a log.
Analytics show on many devices - on linear, VOD and playback of recorded content.
In this case it is recorded content that started, then after a seek had an error.
I cannot reproduce after 25 attempts but in the field there is a high incidence. See attached…
decoder_init_failure_cdvr_galaxy_a7lite.txt (12.3 KB)