[winswitch] [Xpra] Sound problem

Antoine Martin antoine at nagafix.co.uk
Mon Nov 30 15:38:43 GMT 2015

On 30/11/15 08:48, John Smith wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm running Xpra with version 0.15.8( server, trusty amd64) and 0.16.0
> r11304 (client, MS Windows 7 64bit).
> Recently, I have had problem with the sound. Sometimes, the sound is
> broken/interrupted, it will reappear after reattaching several times.
>  I checked on the server (using top -c ), and noticed that when the sound
> from client was interrupted, the sound xpra process(/usr/bin/python
> /usr/bin/xpra _sound_record - - pulsesrc mp3 1.0 -d) was inactive, it was
> just switched on only when it was attached.
Please define "inactive" and "switched on".

Note: quite a few sound related bugs are fixed in the 0.16.0 server.

> How to switch on the sound from client without attaching?
You should be able to use the systray to toggle the sound on and off.


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