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Bug 120752

Summary: gnome-sound-recorder crashed whent press "record"
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: schiebe <t7thguest>
Component: gnome-mediaAssignee: Colin Walters <walters>
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Description schiebe 2004-04-13 18:25:36 UTC
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Description of problem:
When i press record at the gnome-sound-recorder he crashes with an
Speicherzugriffsfehler. I think that means in englisch seg fault. :)

Soundcard is an ensoniq ES 1371. A another problem is that the
soundcard  dont work really good. I can hear a kind of distortions.
The Volume is not to high or something like that. 

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Start the gnome-sound-recorder record

Additional info:

Comment 1 petrosyan 2004-04-27 14:23:15 UTC
isn't this a duplicate of bug #100774 ?

Comment 2 schiebe 2004-04-27 14:59:15 UTC
What means "nothing happens" at your report? 
When i press the record button on my machine gets the recorder closed.
-> seg fault. 

Comment 3 Tomasz Kubacki 2004-05-19 08:24:08 UTC
I've the same problem in Fedora Core 2
I've SBLive! and it works good (i can hear my voice in speaker when i
talk to microphone)

When i press record button it says:
"segmentation fault" (in polish)

Comment 4 Eddahbi Karim 2004-05-24 01:58:51 UTC
I have the same bug but I have a different backtrace than the bug #100774.

If I launch gstreamer-properties and test the Alsa source, it fails,
with the OSS source it works AND I can hear me when I speak into the

I can, then, use gstreamer-properties.
If I hit 'Record' it works, the sound recorded can be played but if I
hit 'Record' again, gstreamer don't save the new sound creates a 0KB
file (like the #115105 bug).

By the way, with the alsa source, I got this backtrace :

Program received signal SIGSEGV, Segmentation fault.
[Switching to Thread 18049968 (LWP 4812)]
0x0063df74 in _int_malloc () from /lib/tls/
(gdb) where
#0  0x0063df74 in _int_malloc () from /lib/tls/
#1  0x0063d09d in malloc () from /lib/tls/
#2  0x0095b527 in g_malloc () from /usr/lib/
#3  0x03f7f3ec in gst_buffer_new_and_alloc () from
#4  0x00efbe1a in gst_audio_convert_get_type () from
#5  0x00efc8e1 in gst_audio_convert_get_type () from
#6  0x00efacc8 in gst_audio_convert_get_type () from
#7  0x00a31370 in ?? () from /usr/lib/gstreamer-0.8/
#8  0x099d75c8 in ?? ()
#9  0x0989c33c in ?? ()
#10 0x00000001 in ?? ()
#11 0x04070088 in ?? () from /usr/lib/
#12 0x099d4710 in ?? ()
#13 0x04070088 in ?? () from /usr/lib/
#14 0x011363f8 in ?? ()
#15 0x03f9eb08 in gst_pad_push () from /usr/lib/
Previous frame identical to this frame (corrupt stack?) 

The program 'gnome_segv' isn't invoked by gstreamer when it crashes.

If I use 'rec', the record works so it's the software which seems buggy.

I have a VIA Audio controller chipset.
The Alsa module loaded is called 'snd-via82xx'

Comment 5 Philippe 2004-06-22 15:42:57 UTC
Fedora Core 2 : 2.6.6-1.435 / Gnome. INTEL. Ensoniq 1371
Same here, seg fault.
If you choose "Voice" quality, IT DOES NOT CRASH.
if you choose "CD Quality", low or high, it does.

Hope this helps.


Comment 6 Colin Adams 2004-07-02 11:31:31 UTC
Mine crashes when I choose Voice quality. I have not tried the others.
I don't see any messages or any sort of diagnostic. Where do I look
for them?

Comment 7 Colin Walters 2004-07-27 21:21:34 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 100774 ***

Comment 8 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:02:34 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.