colin.yates at computer.org
Wed Sep 22 19:34:09 UTC 2004
My apologies. esound is the gnome sound daemon :)
Maybe I should have had some coffee first ;)
Clayton Anderson wrote:
> Colin Yates wrote:
>> I believe artsd is the traditional way of solving this, i.e.:
>> artsd firefox
>> assuming sound server *is* running.
>> However, this is not particular friendly, and it wouldn't suprise me
>> if ubuntu has a nicer way.
>> On Wed, 2004-09-22 at 10:56 -0400, Crispian Thorne wrote:
>>> Great Distro!!!
>>> I had the usual problem of no sound until I opened Volume Control &
>>> turned it up, but now something new has cropped up- sound was working
>>> fine in Firefox until I turned on "Enable sound server startup" &
>>> "Sounds for events" (I have some Homestarrunner sounds I've grown
>>> fond of), now no sound in Firefox.
>>> If I turn off "Enable sound server startup" & reboot I get sounds back
>>> in Firefox (but if I open firefox first & it plays sound & then I turn
>>> on "Enable sound server startup", I get no system sounds 'til I
>>> Seems whoever grabs the sound card first won't share :(
>>> This is probably something incredibly easy to fix- but I've only had
>>> cup of coffee this morning.
> Isn't artsd the KDE sound server?
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