[pulseaudio-discuss] pstream.c: Failed to import memory block.
lennart at poettering.net
Sun Nov 25 12:47:46 PST 2007
On Tue, 20.11.07 19:39, Jon Smirl (jonsmirl at gmail.com) wrote:
> On 11/20/07, Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> > On Tue, 20.11.07 16:44, Jon Smirl (jonsmirl at gmail.com) wrote:
> > > > > Am I supposed to start it with my Gnome session instead?
> > > >
> > > > Yes, PA is normally started as a drop-in replacement for esd. I.e. it
> > > > provides a compatibility script called "esd" that actually starts
> > > > PA. All you have to do is to toggle the "Start ESD" checkbox in g-s-p.
> > >
> > > This wasn't obvious. I was looking to enable Pulse.
> > >
> > > Now for the really good news. Running it as a session fixed my volume
> > > problem. Does this point to where the bug may be in system mode?
> > Hmm, it's certainly interesting, but I don't have any idea, sorry.
> The "pstream.c: Failed to import memory block" error and shm problems
> don't have any way to influence the volume? Could the shm problem be
> blocking a stream with adjusted volumes from making it through the
Hmm. You are right. This is probably your problem. If the memory block
cannot be important it is not processed, and thus you get silence.
Lennart Poettering Red Hat, Inc.
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