Bug 4119 - pulseaudio.exe does not work without mic input (rdpsnd)
Summary: pulseaudio.exe does not work without mic input (rdpsnd)
Alias: None
Product: ThinLinc
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Sound (show other bugs)
Version: 3.2.0
Hardware: PC Unknown
: P2 Normal
Target Milestone: 4.9.0
Assignee: Pierre Ossman
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-12-22 17:02 CET by Peter Åstrand
Modified: 2017-09-26 13:39 CEST (History)
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Description Peter Åstrand cendio 2011-12-22 17:02:02 CET
It seems like it is not possible to run the TL client with sound in a RDP session, because pulseaudio.exe is not happy about the fact that the RDP sound channel is playback only. 

2011-12-22T16:53:28: PulseAudio command: "C:\Program Files\ThinLinc Client\pulseaudio.exe" -n --use-pid-file=false -L "module-esound-protocol-tcp listen= port=2518 cookie='C:\DOCUME~1\astrand\LOKALA~1\Temp\4\esd3'" -L "module-native-protocol-tcp listen= port=2519 cookie='C:\DOCUME~1\astrand\LOKALA~1\Temp\4\pulseaudio2'" -L module-waveout --log-level=notice
2011-12-22T16:53:28: Smart card daemon command: "C:\Program Files\ThinLinc Client\pcsctun.exe" -b -p 2520 -c C:\DOCUME~1\astrand\LOKALA~1\Temp\4\pcsctun3
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: W: pulsecore/random.c: failed to get proper entropy. Falling back to seeding with current time.
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: W: pulsecore/core-util.c: secure directory creation not supported on Win32.
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: W: pulsecore/core.c: failed to allocate shared memory pool. Falling back to a normal memory pool.
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: E: modules/module-waveout.c: failed to open waveIn
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: E: pulsecore/module.c: Failed to load  module "module-waveout" (argument: ""): initialization failed.
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: E: daemon/main.c: Module load failed.
2011-12-22T16:53:29: pulseaudio: E: daemon/main.c: failed to initialize daemon.
Comment 1 Pierre Ossman cendio 2013-07-19 13:30:14 CEST
Related to bug 2183?
Comment 2 Pierre Ossman cendio 2013-07-19 13:30:46 CEST
That should have been bug 2831.
Comment 3 Pierre Ossman cendio 2017-09-26 13:38:58 CEST
Bug 3222 fixed this back in the 4.0.0 release.

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