Re: ALSA or XMMS problem?
On Mon, 04 Mar 2002 08:45:46 +0100
Stefan Bellon <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Caleb Shay wrote:
> > Actually, you DON'T need the aalsa xmms plugin (which is good, since
> > it's no longer available, AFAIK). If you edit
> > /etc/alsa/alsa-base.conf there is a line near the top that says
> > "startosslayer=false". Change that to true and OSS programs just
> > work automagically.
> Already have done that. Anyway: sound now works for users as well. It
> was just a reboot and it worked. Strange. I thought this is only
> necessary on Windows. ;-)
Just caught the thread: but have you tried (1) log out, log in ; as root
(2) /etc/init.d/alsa restart? The only time I really need to reboot is
when a buggy module refuses to be unloaded.