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Old 02-17-2013, 05:24 AM   #1
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USB speakers with Linux Mint 11


I bought a Bose Companion 5 speaker system and I'm not able to have them working yet with Linux Mint 11 system.

I followed the steps described in this thread;

But on the last step which is the restart of the sound system, I realised that I have no alsa-utils file. I only have alsa-restore and alsa-store.

Via Menu->Preferences->Sound, I choose the Bose USB Audio (Analog Surround 4.1 Output) as hardware and also the output, it's somehow not working. Any comment/help would be gratefully appreciated.

Thanks in advance,
Old 02-18-2013, 06:51 AM   #2
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I don't know if this will help but it worked for me.

Although this solution was originally posted for Debian, I've used it successfully with Ubuntu and Mint as well. No real surprise there.

Good luck.
Old 12-09-2013, 08:32 AM   #3
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Smile USB Speakers in Linux

I have a Bose Companion 5 speaker system and I use Linux Mint. After trying many things, I installed "veromix". I only had to start it, select the device I wanted to use and made it the default.


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