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Old 05-09-2012, 08:03 AM   #1
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Question No sound - Debian Squeeze - Total Newbie


OK so I have installed Squeeze 6.0.4 and all seems fine. Except that I do not have sound from my speakers (Logitech Z10 USB). They do work with Linux as I have used Slax (run from) CD where they worked immaculately.

However, not after this installation. I have Googled and received some answers but as a total newbie I don't know how to implement them.

I cannot see how to enter a command line mode from the GUI desktop.

Any help appreciated.

TIA

Steve
 
Old 05-09-2012, 08:36 AM   #2
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Look for terminal emulator in your desktop menu, under accesories. Failing that you could always go to TTY by pressing key combination alt-ctr-F1 for tty1, alt-ctr-F2 for tty2.. you get the drift. The desktop (X server) is usually on tty7 (alt-ctr-F7).
Let us know if you had any luck following answers you've found.
 
  


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