Can you check out the upgrade guide at https://www.politepix.com/upgradeguide and read the part about calling OEPocketsphinxController setActive: before setting OEPocketsphinxController properties? Your call to verbosePocketsphinx isn’t taking effect and that is likely to be the reason for it. Here is what verbosePocketsphinx output looks like:
It has all of the engine settings in it like this:
-bestpath yes yes -bestpathlw 9.5 9.500000e+00 -bghist no no -ceplen 13 13
not just the OpenEars audio setting information that OELogging delivers.