Re: A silent beep
On Thursday 18 May 2006 16:50, Howard Eisenberger wrote:
> On 2006-05-18, Lex Hider <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > $ lsmod | grep spk
> > pcspkr 1924 0
> > But still no sound for "beep". Like I said, the pc speaker works
> > in general (e.g. echo -e '\a') but not for the beep application.
> Not an answer, but you are not alone. At some point "beep" stopped
> working for me too. I never really bothered to look into it. I'm
> now running kernel 2.6.12.
> Howard E.
Good to know I'm not alone.
There is already an open bug at:
Interestingly, running beep -e /dev/tty0 works.