[kde-freebsd] Sound problem with KDE4

Thomas Schlesinger schlesix at gmx.de
Tue Feb 17 21:47:06 CET 2009

On Tue, 17 Feb 2009 09:57:50 -0800, David Johnson <djohnson at ics.com> wrote:

> On Tuesday 17 February 2009 09:32:30 am Thomas Schlesinger wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I don't have sound support on KDE4 (fresh built machine).
> >


> It's the accursed HDA! Great audio chipset, but FreeBSD gives you way too
> many 
> device.hints knobs. /dev/dsp defaults to /dev/dsp0.0, but there is a
> sysctl 
> knob that supposedly changes this, and you can also do some virtual
> rewiring 
> with device.hints.  Consult the snd_hda manpage
> Also make sure you're running -STABLE, as a lot of HDA changes got
> committed 
> in January.

David, you gave me the right hint!
I've put a "hw.snd.default_unit=1" in /etc/sysctl.conf and have sound now in KDE4 (running 8.0-CURRENT) :-)

Thanks to everyone who replied to my question.

Psssst! Schon vom neuen GMX MultiMessenger gehört? Der kann`s mit allen: http://www.gmx.net/de/go/multimessenger01

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