Settings app broken
I have just selected a custom ringtone. The ringtone is not played properly and the Settings app is now broken. As soon as I tap on 'Sounds' the app crashes. This leaves my phone in a rather peculiar place. What can I do about it?
#1 Updated by Joonas Kylmälä 3 months ago
One reason I can think of is that there is no decoder for the sound file format on Replicant. Try connecting with adb (adb shell) to the phone and delete the problem causing sound file from the device and reboot after that. You can also get the reason why it crashes with "adb logcat" command. If deleting the file doesn't help please paste here the relevant section from the log.
#2 Updated by Mickey Knox 3 months ago
The sound file format is opus and the File Manager can play it. I deleted it with the File Manager; the Setting App still crashes when tapping Sounds.
The no-sound-file contains the output of adb logcat when tapping Sounds.
Then I copied the sound file back to the device and recorded adb logcat after tapping Sounds into with-sound-file.
Btw, you can get the sound file easily with youtube-dl -x https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GDH63CjSL8U
#5 Updated by Mickey Knox 3 months ago
Uninstalling Simple File Manager actually did the trick. Thanks for the hint.
I opened an issue on github for this: https://github.com/SimpleMobileTools/Simple-File-Manager/issues/278