Music sounds 'clipped', distorted.

Bug #939251 reported by Beata Graff av dalHagen on 2012-02-23
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
pianobar (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Jd Franklin Atchley 111

Bug Description

This may be a libao issue?

Pianobar logs into my account, gets my stations, plays the station I select.
However, it sounds like it's all 'clipped' samples. I tried changing the format:
aacplus, mp3, and mp3-hifi all have this heavy clipping.

As a note for testing: I started pithos, set it to each of the three formats
(admittedly had to install more gstreamer codecs) and the sound quality for each
was about what I expected. No hint of clipping.

This is basically a new install of xubuntu oneiric.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: pianobar 2011.12.11-1~ubuntu11.10.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-16.29-generic 3.0.20
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-16-generic i686
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4
Architecture: i386
Date: Wed Feb 22 21:32:57 2012
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
InstallationMedia: Xubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Release i386 (20111011)
ProcEnviron:
 PATH=(custom, no user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: pianobar
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Revision history for this message
Beata Graff av dalHagen (beatadalhagen) wrote :
Changed in pianobar (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Jd Franklin Atchley 111 (frankiebeeatchley)
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