[alsa-devel] pulseaudio plugin assertion on missing network link

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Thu Mar 20 12:42:22 CET 2008

At Wed, 19 Mar 2008 17:38:49 +0800,
ChernYue Kwok wrote:
> Hello, 
> I am using Alsa with the Pulseaudio plugin on Fedora 8,
> with the RPMs listed below:
> alsa-utils-1.0.15-1.fc8
> alsa-lib-devel-1.0.15-1.fc8
> alsa-plugins-pulseaudio-1.0.15-2.fc8
> alsa-lib-1.0.15-1.fc8
> I am using the default configuration files from the 
> alsa-plugins-pulseaudio RPM package.
> I have configured a static address on my server, this static address is set 
> when my server boots.
> With my network cable plugged in, running 'amixer' returns the simple mixer 
> controls on my server.
> However, when I run 'amixer' with my network cable unplugged, there is a long 
> pause followed by the error message below:
> amixer: ctl_pulse.c:576: server_info_cb: Assertion 'ctl && i' failed
> Aborted
> Is there any way this assertion can be prevented?
> If so, how can I prevent this from happening?

Did you try the latest ALSA HG version (not 1.0 16)?  Some asserts
have been already fixed there.


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