[PlanetCCRMA] Audacity shutdown on stop

Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Wed Jan 28 10:10:02 2004

> Fresh install of Fedora Core 1 on an i686, SB Live card. Using Audacity
> as a normal user, the program starts and records audio, but shuts down
> when the stop button is clicked. Using as root, the program performs
> fine. 
> Is this a permissions issue? I suspect it's related to the tmp file
> directory.

Could be, I guess. I don't see the problem (but tested on rh9, not fc1).
What are the permissions of /tmp ("ls -ld /tmp")? Does not sound like
permissions because it _is_ recording and if it can open the file it
should be able to close it (but just guessing here). 

-- Fernando