intermittent ALSA error
Am 12.11.2010 09:09, schrieb Coert Waagmeester:
> Hello all,
> Managed to set my self up with an awesome KDE desktop.
> there is only one problem that only happens occasionally.
> When I queue a few music videos in vlc and it goes from one to next,
> only sometimes it comes with an ALSA error:
> ALSA version problem:
> VLC failed to re-initialize your sound output device.
> Please update alsa-lib to version 1.0.22 or higher to fix this issue.
> Potential ALSA version problem:
> VLC failed to initialize your sound output device (if any).
> Please update alsa-lib to version 1.0.23-2-g8d80d5f or higher to try to
> fix this issue.
> Stop the music video, start it again, and the the sound works.
> Any pointers as to what I could possibly have done wrong?
I get the same error sometimes when I try to run multiple instances of
vlc. Closing and restarting vlc sometimes helps. Seems like a problem
with alsa, but I'm not sure.