Re: sound but no sound
On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 09:46:47AM -0700, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
> On Wednesday 02 October 2002 09:38, Rick Pasotto wrote:
> > Sound is working in that I get gnome desktop sound events but other
> > programs like xmms or mp3blaster or freeamp just hang.
> > I'm current on testing (sid). Sound used to work properly so some
> > upgrade changed something but I have no clue what.
> > What do I have set wrong? Where do I check?
> GNOME uses esound to allow multiple programs to send audio data. You
> need to enable esd support in these other programs.
How do I do that? Is that a gnome setting or does each individual
program need to be told? I didn't spot 'esd' anywhere in the xmms
preferences nor do I see anything in the gnome sound control panel.
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