[gst-devel] alsasink crashing when you restart a stopped pipeline

iain iain at prettypeople.org
Tue Sep 17 05:33:03 CEST 2002

On Tue, 2002-09-17 at 13:05, iain wrote:
> Hey guys,
> In my playing with alsasink I came across this bug. When you set the
> state from GST_STATE_PLAYING to GST_STATE_READY, and then back to
> GST_STATE_PLAYING again, alsasink crashes. Test program attached
> compiling should be easy :) run it with 
> ./program ~/some.mp3 alsasink
> It'll play 10 seconds of the mp3, and then stop, wait ten seconds and
> crash.
> If you change alsasink to osssink and run again, it'll play 10 seconds,
> wait 10 play 10 seconds, wait 10...etc until you stop it.

See http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=93479 for more info and a
possible bandaid.

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