MP3 Playback (Richard Shortland)

Andrew Graaff andrew at
Thu Sep 23 12:36:38 UTC 2004

Do you have the gnome sound server running.  I found that when I started it
automatically (under desktop->preferences) I got the same error as you. 
Disabling  the sound server enabled Rhythmbox to run normally.


> Thanks for that however evry time I try and play an MP3 from within
> Rhythmbox box I get the following message:

> OSS device "/dev/dsp" is already in use by another program.

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