[Kdenlive-devel] Bug#584132: kdenlive: No sound with pulseaudio audio driver

Patrick Matthäi pmatthaei at debian.org
Tue Jun 1 18:41:39 UTC 2010

Am 01.06.2010 20:38, schrieb Alberto Villa:
> On Tuesday 01 June 2010 20:12:34 Patrick Matthäi wrote:
>>> When audio playback in the configuration menu is set to
> "automatic" mode,
>>> kdenlive decides to use ALSA over here, but this is redirected to
>>> pulseaudio via asoundrc and doesn't play nicely. It stutters and
> hangs,
>>> so I chose "Pulse" for the audio driver, however, there's no sound
> at
>>> all with this choice.
> months ago i added a hack to fix the automatic recognition problem
> (which, usually, is sdl fault), but it turned out to be worst than before,
> so it got commented out by jb. but if, even by selecting pulseaudio
> explicitly, it doesn't play anything, then i don't have idea... i don't
> know pulseaudio at all
>> @kdenlive devs:
>> What is the status with kdenlive and pulseaudio?
> kdenlive talks to pulseaudio through mlt, which uses sdl. so, unless
> mlt has some special magic, it's all about pulseaudio relationship with
> sdl

Thanks for your experience.

So the only question for me atm is, if it is an mlt or sdl bug.

Mit freundlichem Gruß / With kind regards,
  Patrick Matthäi
  GNU/Linux Debian Developer

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         patrick at linux-dev.org

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