--- a/plugins/sampleplugin/sampleplugin.cpp
+++ b/plugins/sampleplugin/sampleplugin.cpp
@@ -77,7 +77,6 @@
             prod.setAttribute("mlt_service", "noise");
             prod.setAttribute("in", "0");
             prod.setAttribute("out", QString::number((int) fps * view.duration->value()));
-            prod.setAttribute("resource", "<producer>");
             playlist.appendChild(prod);
         } else {
             for (int i = 0; i < view.duration->value(); i++) {
@@ -87,7 +86,6 @@
                 prod.setAttribute("in", "0");
                 prod.setAttribute("out", QString::number((int) fps));
                 prod.setAttribute("text", QString::number(view.duration->value() - i));
-                prod.setAttribute("resource", "&lt;producer&gt;");
                 //FIXME: the font and pad values are approximate, the pango producer seems unable
                 // to produce a predictable frame size.
                 prod.setAttribute("font", QString::number(view.font->value()) + "px");