Is there a way to disable the beep on Shut Down?
Ubuntu at BruneWorld.com
Sun Dec 21 04:18:20 UTC 2008
Nigel Henry wrote:
> On Saturday 20 December 2008 19:57, Charlie Brune wrote:
>> Whenever I select the "Shut Down" menu option to turn my laptop off, my
>> laptop emits a loud beep.
>> Is there a way to keep the beep from happening? It's pretty loud and
>> tends to wake up anyone near me who's sleeping.
>> I've already gone to the "Sound Preferences" screen and de-selected the
>> "Play Alerts and Sound Effects" option. That doesn't stop this beep.
>> St. Louis, MO.
> Hi Charlie.
> Try adding the following line to /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.
> install pcspkr /bin/true
> That should send the pcspkr module to never never land.
> Try it, and please post back if it works.
> Best wishes.
Thanks! That did the trick.
No more beeping on shut down and other sounds/audio appear to still be
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