The last time I used VLC, it crashed while playing music and won't retstart. Reinstalling did not help. When I run vlc from the command line, I get:
[xxxxx@xxxxx ~]$ vlc
VLC media player 3.0.0-git Vetinari (revision 2.2.0-git-10582-g9eb9eb0bd2)
[000055e2d01c61a8] core libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface. Use 'cvlc' to use vlc without interface.
[000055e2d0259118] core playlist: playlist is empty
[000055e2d0259118] core playlist: end of playlist, exiting
QObject::~QObject: Timers cannot be stopped from another thread
I am on fedora 25 and gnome