sound system works, but system sounds don't

Frank Reifenstahl f.reifenstahl at
Fri Dec 17 14:56:53 GMT 2004

> > checking the sound system in KDE's control center (sound sytem/testing
> > sound) works, but on selecting ans testing any ogg-file in the system
> > messages module there's nothing to hear. Any suggestions?
> I have the same problem on one of my KDE installations (which are all
> the same, I really don't understand why it doesn't work there). To
> workaround this, I set the default player program in the system
> notification tab of the control panel to "artsplay", and I get the
> sounds. Not as nifty as if KDE did connect itself to arts to play the
> sounds, but at least it works.

Here it works, too! Thank you!

Kind regards
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