Bug 1301688 - Can't start pulseaudio server after using pulseaudio-equalizer
Can't start pulseaudio server after using pulseaudio-equalizer
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pulseaudio-equalizer (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Jaromír Cápík
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-01-25 12:14 EST by bemipefe
Modified: 2016-12-20 13:11 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 13:11:45 EST
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Description bemipefe 2016-01-25 12:14:53 EST
Description of problem:

PulseAudio Equalizer GUI works well but after using it and saving settings the pulseaudio server doesn't start any more.

I get the following error if I try to start it manually:

E: [pulseaudio] module-stream-restore.c: Failed to parse module arguments
E: [pulseaudio] module.c: Failed to load module "module-stream-restore" (argument: "restore_device=false restore_device=false"): initialization failed.
E: [pulseaudio] main.c: Module load failed.
E: [pulseaudio] main.c: Failed to initialize daemon.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

-OS: Fedora release 22 (Twenty Two) kernel 4.2.7-200.fc22.x86_64 #1 SMP 
-Pulseaudio: pulseaudio 6.0
-Pulseaudio Equalizer: PulseAudio Equalizer/LADSPA Processor 2.7 (05/02/2010)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download the pulseaudio-equalizer
2.Open the GUI and modify the preset
3.Enable both checkbox
4.Click on "Apply Settings" 

Actual results:

Pulseadio server doesn't start any more if it is rebooted 

Expected results:

Pulseadio should keep working as usual.

Additional info:

The problem can be manually fixed by opening the file ~/.pulse/default.pa 
and changing the line:

load-module module-stream-restore restore_device=false restore_device=false


load-module module-stream-restore restore_device=false

removing the attribute duplication.
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