On Wednesday 11 February 2004 11:24 pm, Michael Dunham wrote: > I am getting sound failures now after upgrading to KDE 3.2. I get > /dev/dsp warnings on load and XMMS fails to pick up streams now > saying the sound card is held by another application. > > I see this is a common error but as yet all I am finding is the debug > commands to try and no clear direction on what to change. Thanks for > any thoughts you can offer.
Do you have the latest versions. There was an update to start a wrapper for arts to let it run realtime. Kent > > I can run KsCD and it runs fine. > > On startx > device /dev/dsp/ device busy > > # sysctl -a |grep snd > hw.snd.targetirqrate: 32 > hw.snd.report_soft_formats: 1 > hw.snd.verbose: 1 > hw.snd.unit: 0 > hw.snd.maxautovchans: 0 > hw.snd.pcm0.buffersize: 4096 > hw.snd.pcm0.vchans: 0 > > Trying to start artsd manually from the konsole as su: > # artsd -lO -F10 -S4096 > artsd version is 1.1.4 > gsl: using Unix98 pthreads directly for mutexes and conditions > autodetecting driver: > - toss: 4 > - null: -1 > - oss: 10 > ... which means we'll default to oss > Error while initializing the sound driver: > device /dev/dsp can't be opened (Device busy) > > I'm running 5.1 current. > My sound device shows as: > grep pcm /var/run/dmesg.boot > Preloaded elf module "/boot/kernel/snd_pcm.ko" at 0xc06fd350. > pcm0: <SB16 DSP 4.16> on sbc0 > > and > # ls /dev/au* > /dev/audio0.0 /dev/audio0.1 > # ls /dev/ds** > /dev/dsp0.0 /dev/dspW0.0 /dev/dspr0.0 > /dev/dsp0.1 /dev/dspW0.1 > # ls /dev/mixer* > /dev/mixer0 > > > Running from the Konsole command line works > # cdcontrol -f /dev/acd0c play 1 > > it was working on XMMS and KSCD before the upgrade. > > > On the first boot, I got this probably unrelated failure > KNotify failed > DBUG says: > (no debugging symbols found)...[Switching to Process 554, Thread 1] > 0x291d9883 in poll () from /usr/lib/libc.so.5 > #0 0x291d9883 in poll () from /usr/lib/libc.so.5 > #1 0x29067651 in _thread_kern_sched_state_unlock () from > /usr/lib/libc_r.so.5 #2 0x29067050 in _thread_kern_scheduler () from > /usr/lib/libc_r.so.5 -- Kent Stewart Richland, WA http://users.owt.com/kstewart/index.html _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"