[pulseaudio-discuss] distortion and clipping with 0.9.15-test3
Brian J. Murrell
brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Thu Mar 5 14:32:03 PST 2009
I'm using 0.9.15-test3 with various applications including rhythmbox and
I am noticing the audio will be distorted and clipping at times, although
the overall output volume is quite reasonable (I'm 40, not 15).
Looking in the volume control I have RB set (in the Playback tab) at 49%
volume and the actual sound card (in Output Devices) at 49% also. These
seem like reasonable values that should not cause the louder sequences in
various tracks to distort or clip. They certainly didn't with the 0.9.10
that I am upgrading from.
Oh crap. Having the volume control open just triggered:
E: core.h: Assertion 'pa_object_refcnt(pa_object_cast(o)) > 0' failed at ./pulsecore/core.h:159, function pa_core_assert_ref(). Aborting.
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