[ubuntu-uk] rhythm box and ubuntu 8.10
neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Tue Jan 6 10:34:17 GMT 2009
2008/12/22 Paul Sutton <zleap at zleap.net>:
> I have just been listening to some ogg files in amarok, loading one by
> one, from a /music folder
> I accidently opened one with rhythm box, and ut didn't play, more to
> the point sound simply stopped, oggs could still be opened in amarok and
> played (well it indicated visually it was playing (that moving bar chart
> thing), but no sound.
> the only way I could restore sound was to log out then back in, I am not
> sure if this is a bug, but it seems to happen quite often with rhythm
> just wondered if anyone else was having issues with this,
I have a feeling it's a problem with PulseAudio. I haven't seen the
exact symptoms you mention, but I have seen problems where I am
listening to some music in rhythmbox and a flash movie in Firefox has
no sound. IIRC, I had to close rhythmbox and firefox, then restart
firefox and open the flash movie again before I got sound. Don't think
I had to log out to get it working.
Of course, after watching the flash movie, I couldn't listen to
rhythmbox again until I shut down firefox and rhythmbox!
I'm running 8.04 by the way.
HTH. Sorry for the late reply.
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