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Re: Gnome vs. KDE with ALSA

On Sun, Jun 19, 2005 at 09:39:15AM -0700, Mike S wrote:
> OK, I don't know if this will work for you, but I managed to get OSS 
> working in gnome by renaming esd, so that nothing would start the 
> daemon, and switching Multimedia Sound Selector to OSS.  For me that 
> takes care of RhythmBox, a program in GNOME that uses gstreamer, and 
> also MOL which now uses ALSA.  In the Default GNOME install I think 
> something starts up ESD which is why nothing else can use the audio device.

mmh, 'dpkg --purge esound' should work just as well. you may also want
to have a look at dpkg-divert.

bye, paul

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