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0003957Kali Linux[All Projects] General Bugpublic2017-04-13 09:40
Reportersaratb 
Assigned Torhertzog 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityalways
StatusclosedResolutionno change required 
Product Version2016.2 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0003957: Pulseaudio not starting on boot
DescriptionAfter the latest update, pulseaudio fails to start on boot

pulseaudio --check outputs nothing,

Manually tried to enable pulseaudio by the following commands

systemctl --user enable pulseaudio
systemctl --user start pulseaudio


Output from sudo journalctl -xe

Apr 13 01:34:29 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Unit entered failed stat
Apr 13 01:34:29 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Failed with result 'exit
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Service hold-off time ov
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: Stopped Sound Service.
-- Subject: Unit UNIT has finished shutting down
-- Defined-By: systemd
-- Support: https://www.debian.org/support
--
-- Unit UNIT has finished shutting down.
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Start request repeated t
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: Failed to start Sound Service.
-- Subject: Unit UNIT has failed
-- Defined-By: systemd
-- Support: https://www.debian.org/support
--
-- Unit UNIT has failed.
--
-- The result is failed.
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.socket: Unit entered failed state
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Unit entered failed stat
Apr 13 01:34:30 kali systemd[1233]: pulseaudio.service: Failed with result 'exit
Apr 13 01:34:59 kali sudo[11919]: r00t : TTY=pts/1 ; PWD=/home/r00t ; USER=r
Apr 13 01:34:59 kali sudo[11919]: pam_unix(sudo:session): session opened for use
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saratb (reporter)

4 reboots and 17 pulseaudio --enable && start helped restart pulseaudio now working fine.
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Date Modified Username Field Change
2017-04-12 20:11 saratb New Issue
2017-04-12 20:45 saratb Note Added: 0006581
2017-04-13 09:40 rhertzog Assigned To => rhertzog
2017-04-13 09:40 rhertzog Status new => closed
2017-04-13 09:40 rhertzog Resolution open => no change required
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