what's wrong with pulseaudio?
On Wed, May 30, 2012 at 4:35 AM, Easior <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>>>> "CPV" == Canek Peláez Valdés <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * *CPV> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 5:51 PM, Easior <email@example.com> wrote:
> * *>> *Hi, all!
> * *>>
> * *>> *I found that there were some strange files or directories under root
> * *CPV> directory. Let's
> * *>> *see what happened?
> * *>>
> * *>> *$ ls -a
> * *>> *. * *boot *home * * * *media *opt * * .pulse-cookie *sbin *usr
> * *>> *.. * dev * lib * * * * mnt * *proc * *root * * * * * sys * var
> * *>> *bin *etc * lost+found *null * .pulse *run * * * * * *tmp
> * *>>
> * *>> *As to my experience, .pulse and .pulse-cookie should be in the $HOME
> * *CPV> directory. How to
> * *>> *resovle this problem?
> * *CPV> Delete them. Look at the date, they probably got created a long time
> * *CPV> ago under weird circumstances (perhaps booting using a livecd), and
> * *CPV> they remained there.
> * *CPV> Just delete them.
> * *CPV> Regards.
> * *CPV> --
> * *CPV> Canek Peláez Valdés
> * *CPV> Posgrado en Ciencia e Ingeniería de la Computación
> * *CPV> Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
> I have tried to delete them. However, It didn't take any effect.
> They will apear again in that place every time the Gentoo is booted.
> As a fact, let's see:
> # ls -al .pulse*
> -rw------- 1 root root *256 May 27 20:53 .pulse-cookie
> total 8
> drwx------ *2 root root 4096 May 30 15:59 .
> drwxr-xr-x 21 root root 4096 May 27 20:53 ..
> lrwxrwxrwx *1 root root * 23 May 30 15:59 ceba4124b7a0c408493ce5bb0000001e-runtime ->
> what happened?
I don't know. What desktop do you use? Do you run it as root? What
version of PulseAudio do you have installed? Do you have
/etc/init.d/pulseaudio in any of your runlevels?
Canek Peláez Valdés
Posgrado en Ciencia e Ingeniería de la Computación
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México