[pulseaudio-discuss] sound stopped working

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Wed Mar 26 13:37:53 PDT 2008

On Wed, 26.03.08 20:56, Joerg Beyer (j.beyer at web.de) wrote:

> Hello,
> I installed pulseaudio with ubuntu-8.4 (beta). Sound worked, but only 
> for a few hours and stopped working - I have no idea what action might 
> have caused it, since it happend while I switched watching a video from
> my camcorder from one player to another.
> Since it happend with the ubuntu beta, I filed a bug there:
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/206087
> Feel free to ask for further details.

I am not subscribing to yet another (closed source!) BTS.

Please file a bug upstream if you want feedback on it.

> I am looking for a way to determin, what eats my audio:
> I use paplay test.wav - and I can not hear anything.
> pavumeter shows a moving/changing signal -> seems OK

Please provide a dump of "pulseaudio -vv" when this happens (this
starts a new pa daemon, make sure to kill the old one with pulsaudio
-k before.)


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