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Re: No audio support


Matthew Dawson wrote:
>> "Sound server information message:
>> Error while initializing sound driver:
>> device: default can't be opened for playback (No such device)
>> The sound server will continue, using the null output device."

> Check and make sure that you are in the audio group.  In order to access the 
> sound device, you have to be in the group.  Run:
> gpasswd -a username audio
> replacing username with any user that you want to be able to play sound.  Then 
> logout and login, see if arts gives the same error.  Otherwise it seems alsa 
> is working correctly.

My user is in this group and also changed the access rights of the devices

to rwx for owner, group and other. It does not fix the problem.

The reported error message has been displayed only one time, directly
after the first login.


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