[pulseaudio-discuss] main.c: daemon startup failed.

Tanu Kaskinen tanuk at iki.fi
Sun Apr 13 00:28:33 PDT 2008

On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 03:43:55PM +1000, Ben Finney wrote:
> Howdy all,
> When attempting to start PulseAudio's server, I get the following
> uninformative error message:
>     $ sudo /usr/bin/pulseaudio
>     E: main.c: daemon startup failed.
> What can I do to diagnose this further?

I believe /var/log/syslog has more error messages. If they
aren't informative enough, you can try increased verbosity
by starting with the parameter "-vv".

Tanu Kaskinen

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