[pulseaudio-discuss] Unable to make pulseaudio work on a Slackware based distribution (Kongoni)

Robert Gabriel robert at linux-source.org
Thu Dec 9 07:20:29 PST 2010

Wait, I forgot to mention that Im using pulseaudio only when X/KDE
starts with a normal user.
I don't use the daemon at system start-up.
Im not sure if this makes any differences, just making sure you know.

On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 16:17, Colin Guthrie <gmane at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
> 'Twas brillig, and Robert Gabriel at 09/12/10 14:19 did gyre and gimble:
>> No, the sound works in the VM. Works perfectly in VirtualBox when
>> using just alsa.
>> I also remove load-module alsa-sink and still the same.
> OK, then thanks for confirming.
> NB: Make sure you have not SSH'ed in to the machine with X11 forwarding
> enabled from a Machine running PulseAudio. In this scenario PA will try
> to play sound on your (e.g. the source) machine, not inside the VM.
> So what I'd like to see (all commands to be run as a regular user, *not*
> root, I'll prefix the command with sudo if it should be run by root).
>  1. Full "pacmd list" output
>  2. ck-list-sessions
>  3. getfacl /dev/snd/*
>  4. sudo lsof | grep /dev/snd
>  5. PULSE_LOG=99 paplay -vvvvv /path/to/a/wav.wav
> That'll probably be enough to get going on with :D I'll try and advise
> as best I can once that debug info is available.
> Take care
> Col
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