[pulseaudio-discuss] PulseAudio Windows Server

Jeff Hendy jchendy at gmail.com
Wed Jul 30 14:26:12 PDT 2008

Thanks Colin, but after a bit of digging, I've found that IPV6 isn't
included in Windows XP by default, and I definitely haven't installed

Are there any other possibilities?

On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 2:29 AM, Colin Guthrie <gmane at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
> Jeff Hendy wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to set up a Windows server to play sound from my Linux box.
>> As far as I can tell, the Linux installation seems to be working fine,
>> but I get a bunch of errors on Windows:
>> C:\pulseaudio-0.9.6>pulseaudio.exe
>> W: pulsecore/random.c: failed to get proper entropy. Falling back to seeding wit
>> h current time.
>> W: pulsecore/core-util.c: secure directory creation not supported on Win32.
>> E: pulsecore/pid.c: stale PID file, overwriting.
>> W: pulsecore/core.c: failed to allocate shared memory pool. Falling back to a no
>> rmal memory pool.
>> Unable to convert, filtering
>> E: pulsecore/socket-server.c: socket(PF_INET6): Invalid argument
>> My default.pa is as follows:
>> load-module module-waveout
>> load-module module-native-protocol-tcp auth-anonymous=1
>> .nofail
>> Any ideas on what I might be doing wrong?
> Something relating to IPV6 networking is your problem but also the
> ".nofail" and it's counterpart ".fail" were not added until after 0.9.6
> IIRC (could be wrong here).
> Try disabling IPV6 somehow on windows.
> Or better yet, try to compile a newer pulseaudio for windows :) (this is
> a joke unless you are a fairly good programmer!)
> Col
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