Description of problem:
gcompris uses SDL_mixer for it sound and sometimes launches external programs,
which use sound too. To make sure the soundcard is available it closes SDL_mixer
before running the program, and re-opens SDL_mixer after running it.
This causes gcompris to crash on the reopen with the current version of
SDL_mixer gcompris upstream has written a patch for this which has been
Please include this patch in the next SDL_mixer release.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gcompris
2. Goto Games
3. Launch tuxpaint
4. Exit tuxpaint
After exiting tuxpaint gcompris crashes
Returning to the games menu after launching tuxpaint
Hans, thanks for the patch I'll try to look at it later today.
SDL_mixer-1.2.7-3.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
SDL_mixer-1.2.7-3.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.