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Bug#709106: [alsa-utils] speaker-test, aplay fail cryptically ("unable to open slave")
Package: alsa-utils Version: 1.0.27-3 Severity: normal Adobe Flash Player does not produce sound by default in my wheezy install, even with unstable's Linux. This is probably not an alsa-utils bug, but both speaker-test and aplay also fail in an ...Message posted on the May 20th, 2013 - 5:30 PM ET
Bug#708760: libsdl1.2debian: darkplaces doesn't quit when using PulseAudio 3.0
Package: libsdl1.2debian Version: 1.2.15-5 Severity: important Tags: patch Control: affects -1 darkplaces Steps to reproduce Run a game that uses the darkplaces engine (nexuiz, or quake if you have the right proprietary data). Exit the game ...Message posted on the May 18th, 2013 - 08:30 am ET
Bug#708737: BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference
Package: src:linux Version: 3.2.41-2+deb7u2 Severity: important This crash was soon followed by an unscheduled reboot: [33983.076838] BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 000000d8 [33983.080006] IP: [<c10dc57d>] ...Message posted on the May 18th, 2013 - 04:50 am ET
What Serious Musicians Think of JACK Audio and FOSS in General.
The website www.kvraudio.com is a site that attracts serious musicians who range from professionals whose names you read on CD inserts to beginners just learning. One thing they have in common is that they are serious musicians, like Marti for ...Message posted on the May 14th, 2013 - 07:08 pm ET
Good news: Debian 7 is rock solid. Bad news: It's called Wheezy
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/05/08/debian_seven_review/ Among the things you'll notice in a fresh install of Debian are updates for Iceweasel and Icedove, Debian's rebranded versions of Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird, respectively. More ...Message posted on the May 14th, 2013 - 06:10 am ET
Bug#707912: espeak: the AUDIO=runtime compilation ption does not invoke PulseAudio as intended
Package: espeak Version: 1.47.07-1 Severity: normal This might explain some of the issues that people have been experiencing with ESpeak lately. Debian properly enables the AUDIO=runtime compilation option, but gdb shows that even when PulseAudio ...Message posted on the May 12th, 2013 - 12:50 am ET
Linux has still no reliable sound system in 2013
Audio subsystem: No reliable sound system, no reliable unified software audio mixing (implemented in all modern OSes except Linux), many old or/and proprietary applications still open audio output exclusively causing major user problems and ...Message posted on the May 11th, 2013 - 03:40 pm ET
Poor Chris Ahlstrom.... He Tries to Please The Herd But Fails Miserably.
Ahlstrom posts a couple of threads with Windows audio and video problems. One of his examples involves ProTools. So? Some people are going to have problems with any operating system, including Windows. He totally and completely ignores the fact ...Message posted on the May 10th, 2013 - 09:04 pm ET
After a few weeks of almost no issues, Wheezy doesn't boot anymore
So a few weeks ago, I decided to install Debian Wheezy (then unstable) on a computer I built for my brother. The normal images didn't work for some reason now forgotten, so I had to use the unofficial installation images that included nonfree ...Message posted on the May 09th, 2013 - 09:10 pm ET
Bug#707045: installation-reports: apt-get dist-ugrade to wheezy fails with broken dependencies (libglib)
Package: installation-reports Severity: important Upgrading to Wheezy failed with broken dependencies: apt-get -f dist-upgrade Paketlisten werden gelesen... Fertig Abhàngigkeitsbaum wird aufgebaut Statusinformationen werden eingelesen... ...Message posted on the May 07th, 2013 - 01:40 am ET
[GIT] [3.10] MFD pull request
Hi Linus, This is the MFD pull request for the 3.10 merge window. There is one merge conflict with your tree, and I fixed it for reference in my mfd-3.10-merge branch. For 3.10 we have a few new MFD drivers for: - The ChromeOS embedded controller ...Message posted on the May 05th, 2013 - 07:20 pm ET
The "Works for Me" Herd isn't going to like this......
http://blog.chris-alex-thomas.com/2012/04/30/desktop-linux-is-a-joke/ I thought I would give my two pennies on a slashdot thread about why desktop linux never arrived, you can read about it here ...Message posted on the May 04th, 2013 - 08:00 pm ET
Why Desktop Linux is a Joke....
http://blog.chris-alex-thomas.com/2012/04/30/desktop-linux-is-a-joke/ I thought I would give my two pennies on a slashdot thread about why desktop linux never arrived, you can read about it here ...Message posted on the May 04th, 2013 - 07:56 pm ET
[PATCH]: x86_64, audio: Fix system panic when DMA > 40 bits
The audio driver mistakenly allows 64 bit addresses to be created for the audio driver on Nvidia GPUs. Unfortunately, the hardware normally only supports up to 40 bits of DMA. This can cause system panics as well as misdirected data when the ...Message posted on the May 01st, 2013 - 03:10 pm ET