[pulseaudio-discuss] Pulseaudio randomly resets
tanuk at iki.fi
Mon Mar 25 01:30:40 PDT 2013
On Thu, 2013-03-21 at 15:00 +0100, Helmar Schütz wrote:
> my Pulseaudio randomly resets when I play music in wine emulated
> foobar2000 or in Linux VLC player. I see the icon disappear for a bit
> and audio completely stops until I restart said applications. I tried
> running pulseaudio verbosely from command line but other than a "kill"
> when it happened, there didn't seem to be anything out of the ordinary.
What do you mean by "a kill"? Is there a line saying "Killed"? If that's
the case, then the problem is probably that PulseAudio is consuming more
CPU time in its realtime threads than it's allowed to, hence it gets
> My OS is Debian Wheezy using Gnome Fallback mode.
> Is there any way I can find out what's wrong and fix it?
Do you possibly use module-combine-sink? It had a bug that could cause
the CPU limit to be exceeded. It's fixed in 3.0, which is not available
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