[pulseaudio-discuss] Alsa-emulation for pulse does not work with Adobe Flash, libflashsupport unstable

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu May 8 06:24:53 PDT 2008

On Thu, 08.05.08 08:49, João Paulo Rechi Vita (joao.vita at gmail.com) wrote:

> That's strange. I've upgrated my ubuntu from gutsy (7.10) to hardy
> (8.04), and I've gotten sound on flash (and skype also) working
> out-of-the-box. I'm using pulseaudio 0.9.10-1ubuntu1,
> flashplugin-nonfree and firefox 3.0b5.
> I've posted a screenshot of PulseAudio Volume Control showing the
> Flash audio stream here:
> http://www.students.ic.unicamp.br/~ra016378/flash_with_pulse.png

Oh, of course it works, sometimes. The thing with libflashsupport is
that there is a race condition. I.e. sometimes teardown breaks,
sometimes it doesn't. In some situations it happens more often than in


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