Opened 18 years ago
Closed 18 years ago
Last modified 18 years ago
#1966 closed defect (invalid)
Crash with Ctrl-Q and ALSA driver
|Reported by:||SF/jellby||Owned by:|
|Cc:||Game:||Simon the Sorcerer 2|
ScummVM 0.8.0CVS (Mar 21 2005 13:35:24) Features compiled in: Vorbis FLAC MP3 ALSA zLib MPEG2
I start simon 2 with the ALSA sound driver (fluidsynth as MIDI server), when I then press ctrl-q to quit, the game freezes and I have to "kill -9" scummvm. This doesn't happen with other sound drivers.
Ticket imported from: #1167530. Ticket imported from: bugs/1966.
Change History (6)
comment:1 by , 18 years ago
comment:2 by , 18 years ago
|Status:||new → pending|
comment:3 by , 18 years ago
|Status:||pending → new|
comment:4 by , 18 years ago
I'm sorry for the lack of details, but now it seems to me it's unrelated to Simon2 and even to Scummvm (but it's strange it only happened with Simon2 yesterday).
After some more testing and getting the same behaviour from time to time, I'd say it's more related with alsa and soundcard configuration. I have a crappy soundcard that doesn't do hardware mixing, so I have to configure some kind of sharing. When I don't have it properly set *and* there is a conflict (as when using a fluidsynth and multi_midi) I get these hangs when exiting a game, it happens at least with monkey and monkey2 too.
I don't know if it's a problem of scummvm or what, but I'd say it's more likely my fault (and my soundcard's), although, if possible, scummvm should attempt more graceful "crashes" than just hanging.
In case it still matters, this is a laptop with an i810 (or somethin) card, Mandrake 10.1 installed.
comment:5 by , 18 years ago
Yes, it is obviously fault of your misconfigured system. Closing.
comment:6 by , 18 years ago
|Status:||new → closed|
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