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Re: Sound on powermac g3 blue and white

Hello Alex,thank you for the tip.I will have to check that out.

On 10/22/05, Alex Fernandez <alejandrofer@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Well I got it to work finally :D.I had to install alsa-base,I also had
> > to change to 8bits sound,and I have to do a killall artsd before I
> > start some applications,but it seems to work great now.Time to go play
> > some quake 3.
> Hi Derek,
> If you are not going to use it, you should disable artsd in the
> configuration of KDE (KDE Control Center -> Sound and Multimedia ->
> Sound System -> General -> (not) Enable the sound system). Not only is
> it a very cpu-consuming daemon, but many programs don't play nice with
> it.
> If you should want to have sound mixing on your system, use dmix:
>   http://www.thepenguin.org.uk/alsa/
> It is very CPU-efficient and works great.
> Cheers,
> Alex.

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