Bug 639817 - recordmydeskop hangs on "shutdown" if sound recording is enabled
recordmydeskop hangs on "shutdown" if sound recording is enabled
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: recordmydesktop (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mat Booth
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-10-04 02:36 EDT by Stefan Parviainen
Modified: 2011-06-28 08:01 EDT (History)
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Description Stefan Parviainen 2010-10-04 02:36:25 EDT
Description of problem:
It is not possible to record video without disabling sound recording. After stopping recording with "Ctr+C" the program displays "Shutting down.." after which nothing happens and "kill -9" is needed to kill the program. If "--no-sound" is passed to recordmydesktop everything works OK (except no sound of course).

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
recordMyDesktop v0.3.8.1

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start program with "recordmydesktop"
2. Press "Ctrl+C"
Actual results:
Program hangs

Expected results:
Recording is saved to "out.ogv"

Additional info:
Tested with KDE SC 4.4.5.

Program output:
Initial recording window is set to:
X:0   Y:0    Width:1680    Height:1050
Adjusted recording window is set to:
X:0   Y:4    Width:1680    Height:1040
Your window manager appears to be KWin

Buffer size adjusted to 4096 from 4096 frames.
Opened PCM device default
Recording on device default is set to:
1 channels at 22050Hz

Cached 15 MB, from 419 MB that were received.
Average cache compression ratio: 96.3 %

Saved 63 frames in a total of 63 requests
Shutting down..
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