[Pkg-pulseaudio-devel] Bug#522552: pulseaudio: PulseAudio stop with message cpulimit.c: Received request to terminate due to CPU overload.

Sebastien Dailly sebastien at chimrod.com
Sat Apr 4 19:14:19 UTC 2009

Package: pulseaudio
Version: 0.9.14-2
Severity: important

PulseAudio stop randomly with the the following messages : 
Apr  4 20: 53:37 netstation pulseaudio[800]: module-alsa-source.c: Increasing 
 watermark to 40, 00 ms
Apr  4 20: 54:47 netstation pulseaudio[800]: module-alsa-sink.c: Increasing wakeup
 watermark to 40, 00 ms
Apr  4 20: 
Apr  4 20: 54:47 netstation pulseaudio[800]: module-alsa-sink.c: Increasing wakeup
 watermark to 80, 00 ms
Apr  4 20: 
Apr  4 20: 55:01 netstation pulseaudio[800]: module-alsa-sink.c: Increasing wakeup
 watermark to 160, 00 ms
pr  4 20: 55:01 netstation pulseaudio[800]: cpulimit.c: Received request to 
 due to CPU overload.
Message-ID: <20090404190434.828.48609.reportbug at chimrod.homedns.org>
X-Mailer: reportbug 3.48
Date: Sat, 04 Apr 2009 21:04:34 +0200

Package: pulseaudio
Version: 0.9.14-2

This happen both in Wide mode and user mode.

Here is the default.pa :

load-sample-lazy pulse-hotplug /usr/share/sounds/startup3.wav


### Automatically load driver modules depending on the hardware available
.ifexists module-hal-detect.so
load-module module-hal-detect
load-module module-detect

### Load several protocols
.ifexists module-esound-protocol-unix.so
load-module module-esound-protocol-unix socket="/tmp/.esd/socket"
load-module module-native-protocol-unix

### Network access (may be configured with paprefs, so leave this commented
### here if you plan to use paprefs)
#load-module module-esound-protocol-tcp
load-module module-native-protocol-tcp auth-ip-acl=;
load-module module-zeroconf-publish

### Automatically restore the volume of playback streams
load-module module-volume-restore

### Automatically move streams to the default sink if the sink they are
### connected to dies, similar for sources
load-module module-rescue-streams

### Load additional modules from GConf settings. This can be configured with the 
paprefs tool.
### Please keep in mind that the modules configured by paprefs might conflict with 
### loaded modules.
.ifexists module-gconf.so
load-module module-gconf

### Publish connection data in the X11 root window
.ifexists module-x11-publish.so
load-module module-x11-publish

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing'), (200, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-486
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages pulseaudio depends on:
ii  adduser                       3.110      add and remove users and groups
ii  consolekit                    0.3.0-2    framework for defining and trackin
ii  libasound2                    1.0.19-1   shared library for ALSA applicatio
ii  libasyncns0                   0.3-1      Asyncronous name service query lib
ii  libc6                         2.9-4      GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcap2                       2.16-2     support for getting/setting POSIX.
ii  libdbus-1-3                   1.2.12-1   simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  libgdbm3                      1.8.3-4    GNU dbm database routines (runtime
ii  libltdl3                      1.5.26-4   A system independent dlopen wrappe
ii  liboil0.3                     0.3.15-1   Library of Optimized Inner Loops
ii  libpolkit-dbus2               0.9-3      library for accessing PolicyKit vi
ii  libpolkit2                    0.9-3      library for accessing PolicyKit
ii  libpulsecore9                 0.9.14-2   PulseAudio sound server core
ii  libsamplerate0                0.1.7-2    audio rate conversion library
ii  libsndfile1                   1.0.18-2   Library for reading/writing audio 
ii  libspeexdsp1                  1.2~rc1-1  The Speex extended runtime library
ii  libwrap0                      7.6.q-16   Wietse Venema's TCP wrappers libra
ii  lsb-base                      3.2-20     Linux Standard Base 3.2 init scrip

Versions of packages pulseaudio recommends:
pn  gstreamer0.10-pulseaudio      <none>     (no description available)
pn  libasound2-plugins            <none>     (no description available)
pn  padevchooser                  <none>     (no description available)
pn  paprefs                       <none>     (no description available)
pn  pulseaudio-esound-compat      <none>     (no description available)
pn  pulseaudio-module-hal         <none>     (no description available)
pn  pulseaudio-module-x11         <none>     (no description available)

Versions of packages pulseaudio suggests:
pn  paman                         <none>     (no description available)
pn  pavucontrol                   <none>     (no description available)
pn  pavumeter                     <none>     (no description available)
ii  pulseaudio-utils              0.9.14-2   Command line tools for the PulseAu

-- no debconf information

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