On Tue, Jul 17, 2001 at 01:23:23AM +1000, Sam Varghese wrote: > On Mon, Jul 16, 2001 at 04:54:44PM +1000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > > > > So, is it fine to just run the installer rp8_linux20_libc6_i386_cs2.bin > > > > I have already downloaded from real.com, or is there some better way to > > > > not upset my stable potato machine? > > Run the installer. I have done that and I have RealPlayer > working on a potato box. > > When you initially try to play audio/video off the Net, > you'll get an error saying that the audio device is being > used by another program; change the permissions on /dev/dsp > and it will work. > > > Sam > -- > (Sam Varghese) > http://www.gnubies.com > > Hi, I think the best way to enable the /dev/dsp device for users on your system securitywise is to add them to the 'audio' group with a command like so... adduser <user> audio Just an fyi, Jim Richards Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, 'Where have I gone wrong?' Then a voice says to me, 'This is going to take more than one night.' --Charlie Brown > -- > To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to email@example.com > with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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