no sound in XFCE 4 on Kubuntu (except in Amarok ???)
lisi.reisz at gmail.com
Tue Jun 9 21:47:04 UTC 2009
This box has a messed up KDE on Kubuntu 9.04. I have installed XFCE 4 for
now, because it works - mostly.
Sound doesn't. At least not always. Amarok can play files that are on the
computer. Kaffeine plays a CD, but there is no sound; hardly surprising,
since the volume control reports that it is muted. And iPlayer plays on in
So: how do I unmute the volume in XFCE? I asked on the XFCE list, but was
It is an ESS 1969 soundcard.
Gnome-alsamixer and alsamixer correctly identify the card, as does lspci, and
the correct kernel module is loaded.
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