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

Bill Leeper protagonist at charter.net
Tue Jul 8 11:16:47 PDT 2008


That got my notifications working as well. To make matters worse the  
ogain setting was not even showing. I had to go in and check mark the  
box. If it had been showing I would have tried unmuting it and turning  
up the output. And I still get no sound from my CD's.



On Jul 8, 2008, at 10:41 AM, Andreas Betschart wrote:

> OK, that was silly!
> There is sound in PCBSD7 Alpha 2 with KDE 4.1 Beta 2, but with mixer  
> ogain
> turned to 0, obviously no sound can be heard. Maybe setting a  
> default of 75
> for ogain would be a good idea.
>
> Unfortunately not everything is perfect. System notifications are  
> audible. JuK
> will play ogg files, Dragon Player will play wmv files, but neither  
> will play
> an mp3 file.
>
> Running "xine" in an xterm will give you: bash: xine: command not  
> found.
>
>
>
> Am Dienstag, 8. Juli 2008 18:20:06 schrieb Bill Leeper:
>> 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
>>>>
>>>> On Jul 6, 2008, at 5:29 AM, Andreas Betschart wrote:
>>>>> 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?
>>
>> gstreamer is the backend
>>
>> None of the notifications produce any sound
>>
>> "tail -f .xsession-errors"
>> I just get some lines of information, but nothing that seems to be  
>> an error
>> message.
>>
>> Running xine in xterm results in a Command not found message
>>
>>
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