Re: No sound after installing KDE...
To me, it sound like you're trying to play some audio file from within KDE
using some direct interface like /dev/dsp or /dev/dsp0. However, by default,
KDE enables artsd, which locks the sound card. Try `artsplay <soundfile>'?
I could be wrong, but this was my first thought.
On Wednesday 13 October 2004 04:33, Rony wrote:
> I just install KDE, first when I login as normal user, an err box
> appear stated that there's a permission problem in /dev/dsp. And I
> added my account to the audio group. This fix the problem, no err box.
> But when I try to play a mp3, no sound. What's wrong?
> My second question is that I want to install a Java Development Kit
> from Sun. From the website, for Linux I can see:
> * Linux RPM in self-extracting file (jdk-1_5_0-linux-i586-rpm.bin,
> 42.50 MB)
> * Linux self-extracting file (jdk-1_5_0-linux-i586.bin, 43.95 MB)
> Which one should I get? I think should be the self-extracting one? If I
> install that one, how am I suppose to uninstall it later?
> Thx in advance for the advice.
> - Rony -
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