No sound from RealPlayer [I've still a problem]

Eamonn Sullivan eamonn.sullivan at
Sun Oct 30 09:33:15 UTC 2005

On 30/10/05, Norman Silverstone <norman at> wrote:
> > Where you getting these messages? What version of Ubuntu are you
> > running, and what version of Real Player?
> I know nothing about these things but, if it's any help at all, I cannot
> listen to BBC using Realplayer unless I turn off esd. To listen to
> anything else I need to turn esd back on. I am using latest version of
> Ubuntu.

Hmm.. It's working for me, with ESD. Here's my /etc/esound/esd.conf file:

spawn_options=-terminate -nobeeps -as 5
# default options are used in spawned and non-spawned mode
default_options=-as 5

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