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mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:31 pm
by MaGuSware
using this file,, the mmutil.exe crashed when creating the soundbank. Clearly there is something in this .it which the compiler does not like. Can anyone help out with this?

Full crash report:

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Problem signature:
  Problem Event Name:	APPCRASH
  Application Name:	mmutil.exe
  Application Version:
  Application Timestamp:	4b076778
  Fault Module Name:	StackHash_3f6a
  Fault Module Version:
  Fault Module Timestamp:	00000000
  Exception Code:	c0000005
  Exception Offset:	ffffffff
  OS Version:	6.1.7600.
  Locale ID:	2057
  Additional Information 1:	3f6a
  Additional Information 2:	3f6a322d4fbd757b17edfd8a81215f98
  Additional Information 3:	1514
  Additional Information 4:	1514ef87922ec8a53872725f75aa5181

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 10:50 pm
by Chris Down
Just wanted to add a few things:

I created this in OpenMPT, it plays fine in there, when I play it in ModPlug Player it seems to play slower than it should (should be 290bpm), maybe indicating something is wrong.

I also notice that when playing it in MPP it lists the total time as 37 seconds, this is where a sound seems to 'hang' when listening in MPP despite me telling it to stop the sound before there.

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:05 am
by MaGuSware
Perhaps I should ask the question differently:

With respect to mmutil crashing, what are the known causes?

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 5:06 pm
by eKid
OpenMPT adds some of its own extensions to the IT format. mmutil/maxmod only supports the original IT format/features. You mentioned 290 bpm? The maximum tempo setting should be 255, but I'm not really sure how this would crash the converter...

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 8:01 pm
by MaGuSware
What would you recommend doing, in regard to formatting and features, to make it compatible with mmutil/maxmod.
Or perhaps you could recommend a tracker that that would not add such things.

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:37 pm
by Chris Down
I tried saving in compatibility mode too, that didn't help. I assume that removed the nonstandard data that may have been added by OpenMPT?

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2010 1:10 am
by eKid
Okay I checked out the module... There's a few stereo samples in there, those are probably making it crash (and I should probably check for those and spew out an error in stead of crashing)... The DS doesn't support stereo samples either, so convert those to mono somehow and it shouldn't crash.

Re: mmutil.exe crashes.

Posted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 3:33 pm
by MaGuSware
It's been a long time this thread.
The problem is still there eKid even after removing the stereo stuff. I think in the end Chris Down gave up on trying to get it to work.

Could you point me towards some tutorials for making music optimized for maxmod and towards some tools?