[pulseaudio-discuss] Pulse and shm?

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Mon Dec 22 06:35:12 PST 2008

On Mon, 22.12.08 15:05, Hynek Hanke (hanke at brailcom.org) wrote:


> E: shm: Invalid shared memory segment size
> and I believe the communication then falls back to
> other means of communication (TCP). Why is this?
> How can we avoid this? Do we need to make some
> special configuration settings?

You are using a new PA daemon with old client libraries. Unfortunately
that causes this assert to be hit. You should upgrade both the client
libraries and the daemon at the same time.


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