[pulseaudio-discuss] Hpw to start the pa server

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Apr 13 14:16:34 PDT 2010

On Mon, 12.04.10 02:34, Gene Heskett (gene.heskett at gmail.com) wrote:

> Greetings;
> I have now blacklisted the modules for the hardware that pulse is not 
> supposed to see or use, and have rmmod'd them also.  The kmix mixer window no 
> longer shows the 2 audio system this system has that should be ignored, only 
> showing the emu10k1 (audigy2 Value) facilities.
> This is an mdv-2010-x64 system.
> How do I go about starting or restarting PA from a root shell?  None of the 
> other paman or pactl utilities can connect to the server so everything is 
> greyed out ATM.

Don't run PA as root!


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