[OPEN] audio only playing in youtube (sometimes)

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recruit crewman
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it started happening very suddenly, audio cuts out if i watch a video in vlc. sometimes it doesn't give any error but audio cuts out after 9 seconds, for example

[buttx@moloch ~]$ vlc
VLC media player Vetinari (revision 3.0.13-8-g41878ff4f2)
[000055be60e47580] main libvlc: Running vlc with the default interface.
[000055be60e490e0] main playlist: playlist is empty
[000055be60f468f0] main audio output error: too low audio sample frequency (0)
[00007f2c44d12950] main decoder error: failed to create audio output
[000055be60f468f0] vlcpulse audio output error: digital pass-through stream connection failure: Not supported
[000055be60f468f0] main audio output error: module not functional
[00007f2c44d12950] main decoder error: failed to create audio output
[00007f2c1c007940] gl gl: Initialized libplacebo v4.192.1 (API v192)
[00007f2c44c17fb0] avcodec decoder: Using Intel i965 driver for Intel(R) Sandybridge Mobile - 2.4.1 for hardware decoding

what is going on? one time i got the audio for a film to play for 40 seconds
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anyone has a clue...

pointers - are you using pulseaudio or pipewire

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