[pulseaudio-discuss] Fwd: it's a mess here...resource busy!!!

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu Dec 11 01:16:03 PST 2008

On Thu, 11.12.08 04:08, Beinan Li (li.beinan at gmail.com) wrote:

> Yeah I did that, keeps oomplaining that resourde hw:0 busy, which is my
> builtin soundcard.
> It happens whenever I disconnect my USB soundcard.

That means some application is blocking the device.

Use "fuser -v /dev/snd/* /dev/dsp*" to find out which application that is.


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