Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Macros

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Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Macros

Permanent link to this post Posted by StuartGauffi » Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:40 pm

Windows 10 Home, Version 1709, Build 16299.309
Audacity 2.3.0 alpha, build 20180320-91, 20180321-92

- Click Tools | Macros
- Choose macro that includes EQ, Normalize, Export to MP3
- Click Files...
- Select multiple files
- Click OK
- Click Save, OK for each file
- Click Cancel in Manage Macros window
- Click Tools | Macros
Audacity Crashes
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Re: Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Ma

Permanent link to this post Posted by steve » Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:55 pm

Thanks for the report.

A crash has previously been reported on Mac and Windows when the macro includes "Export to MP3".
Could you test if the crash still occurs if:
  • You remove the "Export to MP3" step
  • If you replace "Export to MP3" with some other export
  • If you remove or replace the other effects from the macro to determine if the export step is the problem.
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Re: Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Ma

Permanent link to this post Posted by StuartGauffi » Sun Mar 25, 2018 3:50 pm

Here are results of the requested tests:

Export to OGG instead of MP3
- Same crash
Remove Export step
- Equalize, Normalize
- Same crash
Remove Normalize step
- Equalize only
- Same crash
Replace Equalize with Normalize
- Normalize only
- Same crash
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Re: Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Ma

Permanent link to this post Posted by waxcylinder » Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:13 pm

I think this has alraedy been fixed the the developer who is working on Macros

See: https://github.com/audacity/audacity/co ... b4eaa96c76

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Re: Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Ma

Permanent link to this post Posted by StuartGauffi » Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:39 pm

Confirmed: bug fixed; Build 96 works without crashing.
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Re: Bug: Audacity 2.3.0 crashes on second entry to Manage Ma

Permanent link to this post Posted by waxcylinder » Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:58 am

StuartGauffi wrote:Confirmed: bug fixed; Build 96 works without crashing.

Thanks for reporting back Stuart - much appreciated.

Just be aware that the transition to Macros is still very much a work-in-progress - there are still a few" wrinkles" we have to iron out ...

See this Wiki page: https://wiki.audacityteam.org/wiki/Macr ... ssion_page

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