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Bug 11275 - /usr/bin/rec does not work
/usr/bin/rec does not work
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sox (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2000-05-07 03:47 EDT by horms
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:13 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-05-07 03:47:42 EDT
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Description horms 2000-05-07 03:47:42 EDT
There is a slight bug in /usr/bin/rec (a symlink) to /usr/bin/play
that causes rec to fail if any (valid) arguments other than the
file to record to are given. A patch follows.

--- play.orig   Sun May  7 00:35:20 2000
+++ play        Sun May  7 00:35:40 2000
@@ -185,7 +185,7 @@
 # a sound file.
 if [ "$program_name" = "rec" ]; then
     echo "Send break (control-c) to end recording"
-    sox $volume $arch_defines $fopts $device "$filename" $effects
+    sox $volume $arch_defines $device $fopts "$filename" $effects
     sox $volume $fopts "$filename" $arch_defines $device $effects
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-06-10 19:23:55 EDT
Fixed in sox-12.16-8; thanks for the bug report and the fix!

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