Bug#356223: iaxcomm: wxWindows Fatal Error: Couldn't Initialize
mikma at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Mar 10 20:23:59 UTC 2006
Ruben Porras wrote:
> Package: iaxcomm
> Version: 0.0+cvs20050725-6
> Severity: grave
> Justification: renders package unusable
> ~$ iaxcomm
> Error wxWindows Fatal Error : Couldn't Initialize IAX Client .
> and iaxcomm dies...
Iaxcomm probably fails because it can't open the sound device. You need
to find out if you use ALSA or OSS. Try to run "cat
/proc/asound/version" in a terminal. That will output "Advanced Linux
Sound Architecture Driver.." if you use ALSA.
Iaxcomm requires OSS support, and you need to load the snd_pcm_oss with
"modprobe snd_pcm_oss" as root if you use ALSA (aoss doesn't work well
Another program may be using the sound card which prevents iaxcomm from
using it, unless you have a card that has a hardware mixer.
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