[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH] qpaeq: Try to load equalizer module before failing, better error messages

Matěj Laitl matej at laitl.cz
Sun Mar 25 07:47:23 PDT 2012

On 23. 3. 2012 Colin Guthrie wrote:
> 'Twas brillig, and Matěj Laitl at 19/03/12 21:44 did gyre and gimble:
> > This fixes bug 38728 [1]. When equalizer features are unavailable in
> > running pulseaudio daemon, try to load relevant module. If this fails,
> > following error is printed on stderr instead of a confusing tracebac...
> This is a great start thank you
> As it's a GUI program that could be started via a menu or .desktop file,
> it would be nice to warn the user via a GUI friendly way when things go
> really wrong.
> That would be a good next step if you are keen!

Okay, I will do this later, with one obvious caveat that we cannot show "Qt 
not found" dialog using Qt. :-)

Also, it seem that we don't ship .desktop file for qpaeq, should we?


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