Macromedia flash and sound

Leif dlist at
Thu Mar 3 08:06:42 CST 2005

piedamaro Wrote: 
> AFAIK firefox uses libesd so if you kill esd you get no sound, but I
> could be wrong.
> However on hoary I had no sound, but a strace on firefox revealed  that
> it seeks for at startup while there is only
> sudo ln -s /usr/lib/ /usr/lib/ solved the problem
> for me.
> Be sure to use alsa linked version of esd or software mixing will not
> work.

This works for me too, thanks, but will it cause problems in the future


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