Simple sound system testing, is there a utulity to do this?

Chris G cl at
Tue Dec 16 18:10:53 UTC 2008

On Tue, Dec 16, 2008 at 09:00:36AM -0700, Charlie Kravetz wrote:
> On Tue, 16 Dec 2008 15:33:39 +0000
> Chris G <cl at> wrote:
> > I want to see if the sound is working OK on my system, is there
> > anything in ubuntu (well, xubuntu actually) that provides something
> > like Window's Control Panel "Sounds and Audio Devices" where you can
> > test and change the various system sounds as well as configure things?
> > 
> Use Nautilus to go to /usr/share/sounds and click on each one to hear
> it.
Nautilus, what's that?!  :-)   I did say xubuntu.  However your idea
works fine in xubuntu as well of course, using thunar.  Just what I
needed, thank you!

Chris Green

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