[kde-linux] no sound

Dick dwannama at kos.net
Sun Sep 18 13:56:00 UTC 2005

Jim Philips wrote:
> This question may carry me beyond KDE, but I'll ask it. I just upgraded to 
> Slackware 10.2, which includes KDE 3.4.2. I now have no sound. Arts starts 
> without errors. I have experimented with every sliding bar there is in Kmix. 
> The same thing with Alsamixer. All of the modules for my soundcard are loaded 
> in the kernel. When I start sound apps from the command line, I don't see any 
> errors. Indeed, the apps seem to be playing the files. There just isn't any 
> sound. This is kernel 2.6.13.  If anybody has any ideas, I would love to hear 
> them.
> ___________________________________________________

The installation instructions on the website state that if you have this 
problem you should run alsaconf(I believe that's it - check the 
instructions). It worked for me.
That was kernel 2.4 however.


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