[ardour-users] another problem

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Mon Nov 14 14:36:22 PST 2005

On Mon, 2005-11-14 at 23:22 +0000, Rds wrote:
> hi,
> got another problem now.
> it says that ardour can't connect to JACK, he gave me three tips to find out
> why it breaksdown
> 1 jack's not launched
> 2 jack is running under root
> 3 there's another client named ardour
> i've tried to launch jack and he gave me this response:
> This is jack 3.1.1 (C)2004 Arne Zellentin <zarne at users.sf.net>
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/jack_functions.py", line 134, in
> gettoc    exec(jack_helpers.helpers[toc_prog]['toc_fkt'])
> File "<string>", line 4, in ?
> error: (5, 'Input/output error')
> Trouble reading the disk's TOC. If you already ripped the CD, you'll have to
> cd into the created directory which is either named after the CD's title
> or still called jack-xxxxxxxx (xxxxxxxx is a hex number).

this is not JACK, the JACK Audio Connection Kit. its a CD ripping
program called JACK.

you need to install the jack-audio-connection-kit package. another case
of unfortunate name collisions.


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