Bug report: Spotify crashes really often when pressing the play button of the player

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Bug report: Spotify crashes really often when pressing the play button of the player

mashy
Casual Listener

Brief description of the issue:

Spotify crashes when clicking the play button of the player when it's about to play ads but another song is in the queue first.

 

Steps to reproduce the issue:

There are multiple ways but this is definitly a bulletproof way to reproduce this issue.

  1. Open Spotify
  2. Play music for about 30 minutes
  3. Close Spotify seconds before it's time for ads
  4. Open Spotify
  5. Click the play button on the player

Steps to stop Spotify from crashing temporarly:

  1. Open Spotify
  2. Play any song from Main - Browse - Overview
  3. Click on the next button in the player
  4. Listen to the ads
  5. Play the music you actually wanted to listen to

 

What steps you’ve tried already:

  • I searched the Community.
  • I followed Basic Troubleshooting.

Fedora 22 (Linux)

Free Spotify account.

Spotify version 1.0.11.131.gf4d47cb0, Copyright (c) 2015, Spotify Ltd

 

Advice to the developers of Spotify: Write unit tests.

By the way it's crazy how you treat your community like as if they're complete idiots and as if there's no one out there who knows anything except you.

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