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Setting my souncd card

>>>>> "Daniel" == Daniel J Mashao <mashaodj@lems.brown.edu> writes:

Daniel> ...complain about being busy.

You are probably running the au server (since auplay works). This
daemon grabs the sound device and this is why you are getting busy
errors when trying to use via other tools.

Try stopping the au daemon by doing a 

	/etc/init.d/nas stop

Then you should be able to use the audio device with cat.

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