Re: console beep
On Fri, Jul 06, 2001 at 01:50:41PM +0200, Christian Jaeger wrote:
> 1. switch off console beep (internal pc speaker) in gnome-terminal
> (or alltogether). Or let gnome-terminal issue a sound to esd /
> /dev/dsp / whatever, so as to let one control volume.
If you use the bash shell add "set bell-style none" to /etc/inputrc
to turn the beeps off. see man bash for more information
> 2. let the internal speaker beep through a remote command (so that I
> can login from remote, and let the speaker beep until a person sits
> down to the computer, logs in and answers my 'talk' request).
You could use ssh to execute a remote shell script.
- console beep
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