[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD7 Alpha 2 with KDE 4.1 Beta 2

Bill Leeper protagonist at charter.net
Tue Jul 8 10:41:54 PDT 2008


Kris Moore wrote:
> Bill Leeper wrote:
>   
>> Now that you mention it I am having the same problem. I have no sound  
>> at all and it works fine with Edison
>>
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>> On Jul 6, 2008, at 5:29 AM, Andreas Betschart wrote:
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>>> There is no sound. This is strange, since I have never had sound  
>>> issues on the
>>> PC I used for testing. Not even with the first alpha.
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> Strange, on both of my test systems here, the sound seems to work fine. 
> Can you guys do a bit of checking for me on this?
>
> First, make sure your sound backend is set to gstreamer, the xine plugin 
> doesn't work from what I understand, its still experimental. Next try 
> bringing up the "notifications" section in "system settings", and play 
> some of the sounds. Do you hear anything at all? If not, then try these 
> two things.
>
> Open up xterm, and run "tail -f .xsession-errors", and then try playing 
> a sound in the notifications panel again. Do you see any error messages? 
> Then lastly, in xterm, try running "xine", and open up a sound file, 
> such as a MP3 or something, do you hear sound from it?
>
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>   
OK, I tried running make on xine and it installed fine. When I run the 
program with or without xine as the backend I still get no audio at all. 
I tried the system sounds and a CD. The CD plays fine, just no sound.


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