rmd crashing

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2008-05-24
2013-06-03
  • here is the error log:
    #This is the command given at initialization:
    recordmydesktop -o /home/dai/sound1.ogg -fps 5 -channels 1 -freq 22050 -v_quality 63 -s_quality 10 -workdir /tmp

    #recordMyDesktop stderror output:
    Initial recording window is set to:
    X:0   Y:0    Width:1280    Height:1024
    Adjusted recording window is set to:
    X:0   Y:0    Width:1280    Height:1024
    Your window manager appears to be Metacity

    Initializing...
    Buffer size adjusted to 4096 from 4096 frames.
    Opened PCM device hw:0,0
    Playback frequency 22050Hz is not available...
    Using 44100Hz instead.
    Recording on device hw:0,0 is set to:
    2 channels at 44100Hz
    Capturing!
    recordmydesktop: ../../src/xcb_io.c:285: _XAllocID: Assertion `!(dpy->flags & (1L << 3))' failed.

    This is a brand new install of Ubuntu hardy. Do you know why recordmydesktop keeps crashing in ubuntu 8.04

     
    • Recording on device hw:0,0 is set to:
      2 channels at 44100Hz
      Capturing!
      Locking assertion failure.  Backtrace:
      #0 /usr/lib/libxcb-xlib.so.0 [0xb79de767]
      #1 /usr/lib/libxcb-xlib.so.0(xcb_xlib_unlock+0x31) [0xb79de8b1]
      #2 /usr/lib/libX11.so.6 [0xb7e37421]
      #3 /usr/lib/libX11.so.6(XGetWindowAttributes+0x54) [0xb7e17464]
      #4 recordmydesktop [0x80516fc]
      #5 /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libpthread.so.0 [0xb7cfd4fb]
      #6 /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6(clone+0x5e) [0xb7ab6e5e]
      Locking assertion failure.  Backtrace:
      #0 /usr/lib/libxcb-xlib.so.0 [0xb79de767]
      #1 /usr/lib/libxcb-xlib.so.0(xcb_xlib_lock+0x2e) [0xb79de81e]
      #2 /usr/lib/libX11.so.6 [0xb7e37518]
      #3 /usr/lib/libX11.so.6(_XReply+0x140) [0xb7e38200]
      #4 /usr/lib/libXext.so.6(XShmGetImage+0xee) [0xb7b7241e]
      #5 recordmydesktop [0x804e49c]
      #6 recordmydesktop [0x804e535]
      #7 /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libpthread.so.0 [0xb7cfd4fb]
      #8 /lib/tls/i686/cmov/libc.so.6(clone+0x5e) [0xb7ab6e5e]
      Broken pipe: Underrun occurred.
      Broken pipe: Underrun occurred.

       
      • This seems to be bug #1886713
        (https://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1886713&group_id=172357&atid=861428)
        which is resolved in version 0.3.7.3.
        If you are using an older version, please upgrade.