Segmentation fault

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A fatal [[segmentation fault]] error may occur when initializing the open sound system, or when attempting to play audio from an application, or using the [[osstest]] facility.
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A fatal [[segmentation fault]] error may occur when initializing the open sound system using the [[soundon]] script, or when attempting to play audio from an application, or using the [[osstest]] facility.
  
 
== Examine the log file ==
 
== Examine the log file ==

Latest revision as of 15:10, 21 July 2011

A fatal segmentation fault error may occur when initializing the open sound system using the soundon script, or when attempting to play audio from an application, or using the osstest facility.

[edit] Examine the log file

The first step in diagnosing a segmentation fault error, is to examine the system log files. There may be a clue as to the cause of the error written in the /var/log/soundon.log file.

[edit] Performing a system trace

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