Re: wishlist: tamtam at login is blindfriendlier than silence ...
On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 05:52:40PM +0100, Mario Lang wrote:
> Aldo <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > - all older Debian distros do have a login bongo/conga/tamtam/whatever; now
> > it seems to have been replaced by nothing, and nothing = silence, and
> > silence = unfriendly for us it at that moment you hadn't Orca
> > active/installed
> I am not quite sure what you are talking about. Are you refering
> to a sound signal played when GDM is ready to take your user/password info,
> or are you looking for a sound to be played after login is complete?
Well I'll be happy with a signal at gdm time, but in the past there was a
synthesizersound as tune once it was completely started;
so I don't understand why all these were suppressed.
> On my sid box, I always had a PC speaker based beep when GDM prompts
> me for a password. This hasn't gone away as far as I can tell.
No beep on my laptop at that moment, so no signal heared.
> Maybe your new installation has the PC speaker not working?
How can I check that? the beeeep at grub prompt is OK, idem the blips when
brltty starts is OK,
after taht its silent.