[PC-BSD Testing] Audio

Bill Leeper protagonist at charter.net
Mon Jul 14 08:00:19 PDT 2008


I  have already tried safe mode and it still locks up at the same  
point. I just tried it it again to verify that and it stops at exactly  
the same point. I have a couple of things to try this morning and will  
report back if I find anything.



On Jul 14, 2008, at 6:55 AM, brian wrote:

> You're right with the audio Bill . It's strange that I got perfect
> audio with Firefox and it just craps out with Totem . I would have
> noticed earlier , but was busy compiling Gnome and BMPx . I'd like to
> try Songbird , but I don't see a port for it .
> The sio1 error can be avoided by booting in safe mode . Buggy sound
> seems to be a recurring theme with the BSDs , and not just alpha and
> beta releases either . It's very odd when your OS is blazing fast and
> you can compile the very latest and greatest audio software , but no
> freakin' sound on the most common sound cards on the market - or
> GLXgears is flying , but your games all crash with GL errors :( Each
> release is so bloody close , but for that one show stopper .
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