Bug#676652: pulseaudio: no audio on the system after some upgrades

shirish शिरीष shirishag75 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 8 15:09:04 UTC 2012

Package: pulseaudio
Version: 2.0-3
Severity: important

Dear Maintainer,
 After some updates in Debian sid from yesterday I am having no audio.
Pulseaudio -v -v -v gives this :-

$ pulseaudio -v -v -v
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: setrlimit(RLIMIT_NICE, (31, 31)) failed:
Operation not permitted
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: setrlimit(RLIMIT_RTPRIO, (9, 9)) failed:
Operation not permitted
D: [pulseaudio] core-rtclock.c: Timer slack is set to 50 us.
D: [pulseaudio] core-util.c: RealtimeKit worked.
I: [pulseaudio] core-util.c: Successfully gained nice level -11.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: This is PulseAudio 2.0
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Compilation host: x86_64-pc-linux-gnu
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Compilation CFLAGS: -g -O2 -fstack-protector
--param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -Wformat -Werror=format-security -Wall -W
-Wextra -pipe -Wno-long-long -Wvla -Wno-overlength-strings
-Wunsafe-loop-optimizations -Wundef -Wformat=2 -Wlogical-op
-Wsign-compare -Wformat-security -Wmissing-include-dirs
-Wformat-nonliteral -Wpointer-arith -Winit-self
-Wdeclaration-after-statement -Wfloat-equal -Wmissing-prototypes
-Wredundant-decls -Wmissing-declarations -Wmissing-noreturn -Wshadow
-Wendif-labels -Wcast-align -Wstrict-aliasing -Wwrite-strings
-Wno-unused-parameter -ffast-math -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fno-common
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Running on host: Linux x86_64 3.2.0-2-amd64 #1
SMP Fri Jun 1 17:49:08 UTC 2012
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Found 2 CPUs.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Page size is 4096 bytes
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Compiled with Valgrind support: no
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Running in valgrind mode: no
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Running in VM: no
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: Optimized build: yes
D: [pulseaudio] main.c: FASTPATH defined, only fast path asserts disabled.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Machine ID is 8a2df75f821ad3f8f720c07c00000007.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Session ID is
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Using runtime directory
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Using state directory /home/shirish/.pulse.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Using modules directory /usr/lib/pulse-2.0/modules.
I: [pulseaudio] main.c: Running in system mode: no
E: [pulseaudio] pid.c: Daemon already running.
E: [pulseaudio] main.c: pa_pid_file_create() failed.

Please lemme know if any info. is needed.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing'), (500, 'stable'),
(1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_IN, LC_CTYPE=en_IN (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages pulseaudio depends on:
ii  adduser                       3.113+nmu3
ii  consolekit                    0.4.5-3
ii  libasound2                    1.0.25-3
ii  libasound2-plugins            1.0.25-2
ii  libc6                         2.13-33
ii  libcap2                       1:2.22-1.1
ii  libdbus-1-3                   1.6.0-1
ii  libfftw3-3                    3.3.2-1
ii  libgcc1                       1:4.7.0-12
ii  libice6                       2:1.0.8-2
ii  libltdl7                      2.4.2-1
ii  liborc-0.4-0                  1:0.4.16-2
ii  libpulse0                     2.0-3
ii  libsamplerate0                0.1.8-4
ii  libsm6                        2:1.2.1-2
ii  libsndfile1                   1.0.25-4
ii  libspeexdsp1                  1.2~rc1-6
ii  libstdc++6                    4.7.0-12
ii  libsystemd-daemon0            44-2
ii  libsystemd-login0             44-2
ii  libtdb1                       1.2.10-2
ii  libudev0                      175-3.1
ii  libwebrtc-audio-processing-0  0.1-2
ii  libx11-6                      2:
ii  libx11-xcb1                   2:
ii  libxcb1                       1.8.1-1
ii  libxtst6                      2:1.2.1-1
ii  lsb-base                      4.1+Debian6
ii  udev                          175-3.1

Versions of packages pulseaudio recommends:
ii  gstreamer0.10-pulseaudio  0.10.31-3
ii  pulseaudio-module-x11     2.0-3
ii  rtkit                     0.10-2

Versions of packages pulseaudio suggests:
ii  paman             0.9.4-1
ii  paprefs           0.9.10-1
ii  pavucontrol       1.0-1
ii  pavumeter         0.9.3-2
ii  pulseaudio-utils  2.0-3

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