Thanks for the help I got it working.
> Hi there,
> Please check if your sound drivers have loaded successfully. If you have
> root access then do a cat /dev/dsp from root. You should see a flow of weird
> chars. If it says device not found then your sound modules haven't
> loaded up. If it works fine as root then there's a permission problem
> Hope this helps. Good luck
> Bye for now
On Saturday 09 Aug 2003 7:47 am, Antony Gelberg wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 08, 2003 at 08:52:39PM -0500, mustafa taha al-shawaf
> > Hey group.
> > I get an error when starting up kde that says that sound cannot be
> > initialized because it cannot open /dev/dsp. I tried looking for a
> > page on dsp but there wasn't any. I assume that it has something to
> > with the file permissions on /dev/dsp and that all I have to do is to
> > chmod on the file, but I don't want to mess anything up. I have
> > an ls -l of /dev/dsp*.
> > crw-rw---- 1 root audio 14, 3 Mar 14 2002 dsp
> > crw-rw---- 1 root audio 14, 19 Mar 14 2002 dsp1
> > crw-rw---- 1 root audio 14, 35 Mar 14 2002 dsp2
> > crw-rw---- 1 root audio 14, 51 Mar 14 2002 dsp3
> > MA
> Is your username in the audio group?