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Re: Recommendation for National Public Radio player

Bob Proulx <bob@proulx.com> writes:

> Harry Putnam wrote:
>> Apparently I do not have sound working yet... but at first I didn't
>> see anything at all happening... it took a surprising long time to
>> start to see things happening.
> The most common problem people run into is that sound is muted by
> default.  That is the safe program default.  If you haven't used sound
> previously then almost certainly you will need to unmute it.  Bring up
> alsamixer in a terminal or click on your sound gui and ensure that
> sound is not muted and set to a reasonable volume.  I always test that
> I can play something local and known good first.

Yup, that was the problem... I now remember the `off by default'
setting from yrs ago.

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