Yesterday I had to finish some audio and midi tracks before a
I was using Audacity and Rosegarden. Both were suddenly broken ... help! I
managed to fix both before the end of the day with help from the Open
Rosegarden started working again after updating ladspa-swh-plugins from
Audacity started working again after downgrading soundtouch-1.9.2-3 back
to soundtouch-1.4.0-13 (using "dnf downgrade soundtouch")
Working with cutting edge Open Source software can be fun, and the
community is really helpful. But situations like this are not good for my
Other people having problem recently with Rosegarden or Audacity might
want to try these workarounds.
I recently tried to start up Rosegarden again, haven't used it for some
time, but it crashed with a segfault right after the opening picture.
I watched the messages in my terminal trying to figure out what went
wrong. I then decided to uninstall ladspa-swh-plugins using Fedora's
After that Rosegarden started working again.
I first removed whysynth-dssi which also didn't work anymore, and also
produced some warning message in Rosegardens startup messages, but that
seems to be an unrelated problem. After re-installing the (still not
working) whysynth-dssi, Rosegarden was still functioning normally.
Now I am trying to find out: is something wrong with rosegarden and/or is
ladspa-swh-plugins broken on my Linux Fedora 23 system?
If ladspa-swh-plugins is broken, then shouldn't Rosegarden notice this
without crashing with a segfault?