Bug 243758 - enabling sound events using alsa hangs system
Summary: enabling sound events using alsa hangs system
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 238680
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: esound   
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Version: 7
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Bastien Nocera
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Reported: 2007-06-11 18:47 UTC by Bryan Che
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-06-12 09:44:29 UTC
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Description Bryan Che 2007-06-11 18:47:49 UTC
Description of problem:

Enabling the sound server and sound events on my Thinkpad T60 causes my system
to hang.  If I have the login/logout sounds enabled, I can't even login to my
system--login just hangs.  If I disable the sound events, I have no problems.  I
am using the Alsa system.  If I switch to the oss system, my system becomes a
bit more stable but still hangs.

In either case, I am able to hear sounds when I enable the sound server--this
just causes my system to hang.

I disabled SE Linux, but the problem persists.

Once my system hangs, my account becomes totally unusable, and I have to delete
my .gconf directory in order to login again. 

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. enable sound server/events on a T60 using alsa
2. login
Actual results:

system hangs
Expected results:

login succeeds
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Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2007-06-12 09:44:29 UTC
There's a test esound packages in the duped bug, please test.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 238680 ***

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