[ubuntu-uk] No sound in 12.04 Beta

Alan Bell alanbell at ubuntu.com
Sat Mar 3 19:01:01 UTC 2012

On 03/03/12 18:28, chris hallsworth wrote:
> Hello all.
> I wish to report the lack of sound in Ubuntu 12.04 Beta. I installed 
> it via Wubi last night our time. Everything seems to work except the 
> sound. For a blind person who relies on the use of Orca, I feel this 
> should be addressed as a matter of urgency. Previous versions of 
> Ubuntu I could get sound. My laptop is an Acer Aspire 5735 and the 
> sound chip is the Intel HD Audio onboard, sometimes called High 
> Definition Audio.
hello, I have been doing some installs and testing with Orca too and I 
have seen it start up muted, but I have not found a reproduceable way to 
get it to start muted. I have been testing in virtualbox and on a couple 
of machines with Intel audio.


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