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Default Chromecast Apps that Cause Force Close on G3 ROMs

On the G3 ROMs, when you are casting to the Chromecast, some apps are causing a Force Close when you pull down on the notification bar. I've compiled a list to indicate which apps will result in a Force Close, and which ones will work as normal.

Apps That Work Without Any Problems

AllCast
Photos
  • Casting photos works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar
Videos
  • Sound is garbled on videos taken with camera; will have to test other videos
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Dayframe
  • Casting photos works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Dehumanize Your Friends
  • Casting game works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Netflix
  • Casting videos works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Google+ Photos
  • Casting online photos works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Plex
  • Casting videos works
  • No problem when pulling down notification bar

Apps That Result in a Force Close

Google Play Music
  • Casting online music works
  • Force close when pulling down notification bar

PocketCasts
  • Casting podcasts works
  • Force close when pulling down notification bar

YouTube
  • Casting videos works
  • Force close when pulling down notification bar

Of course, this is not an exhaustive list. Please let me know if you've tested other apps and I'll update this post.
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Interestingly the force closes happen in this Rom and the cloudy pro Rom, but not in stock. In a lot Samsung device are fc too. Any idea?

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Cloudyflex also suffers the same issue.

Just to be clear, it's SystemUI.apk that is FC-ing. Endless FC loops. Only reboot can help.

Back to topic,
LocalCast app - > FC
Yatse - > works fine


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so apparently casting pictures won't trigger the FC, but videos and music will..
Somebody at Google+ managed to get a logcat about this problem

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The following were the error i got in the logcat.
java.lang.RuntimeException: Error receiving broadcast Intent { act=android.media.VOLUME_CHANGED_ACTION flg=0x10 (has extras) } in com.android.systemui.statusbar
I don't know whether it is relevant to ask in this community. But any help is much appreciated.*
Any ideas?
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Cloudyflex also suffers the same issue.

Just to be clear, it's SystemUI.apk that is FC-ing. Endless FC loops. Only reboot can help.

Back to topic,
LocalCast app - > FC
Yatse - > works fine


EDIT

so apparently casting pictures won't trigger the FC, but videos and music will..
Somebody at Google+ managed to get a logcat about this problem



Any ideas?
Hopefully Optimus can figure it out as I use localcast a lot on my phone.
 
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Decided to go back to stock G2 KitKat. No issues with chromecast.
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Add to the list of apps that dont work "Web Video Caster". Plays the videos but as soon as you pull the notifications, Systemui goes in an FC craze
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Decided to go back to stock G2 KitKat. No issues with chromecast.
Hi farhanito.just a short question.how to go back to stock g2 from cloudy g3? Thx.
 
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Hi farhanito.just a short question.how to go back to stock g2 from cloudy g3? Thx.
Actually I'm using Bruce's ROM, which is based on stock.

Anyway, there's already a fix for this issue now.. needs xposed framework though

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...php?p=54082320
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I have this issue on the stock V10a-EUR firmware. Can somebody with the same firmware confirm? Now V10e is out maybe it solves this issue.
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