Re: XMMS only runs under KDE
On Thursday 31 March 2005 07:46 am, David Baron wrote:
> On Thursday 31 March 2005 01:13,
> > Same results! Runs under root, but not under normal user... Well, not
> > quite! I created a new user who has no problem running either
> > application. So, the corruption is not in .xmms, but in some other
> > configuration directory or file.
> > Does this make any sense?
> Try adding yourself to the "audio" group or such.
The OP should also check the ownership of ~/.xmms and whether Arts sound
server is being used. It makes a difference for me whether xmms uses Arts.
I also had to make sure xmms was using the ALSA plugin, not OSS.