LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 01-11-2010, 09:23 AM   #1
konzo
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2008
Location: Bulgaria
Distribution: Debian / Slackware / Ubuntu
Posts: 230

Rep: Reputation: 33
Skype didn't ring


I installed Skype 2.1 beta on Slackware 13 KDE 4.2.4. I can play musik and movies but can't hear skype ring. Only notifying message appear but with no sound. I try all settings on "sound devices" in skype, but no result.

How can I fix it?
 
Old 01-11-2010, 09:44 AM   #2
Udi
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2009
Posts: 165

Rep: Reputation: 44
Are you playing music and movies from a file or from a CD/DVD? The sound could be coming from the CD channel, and the computer's channel might be muted. Try playing with the audio mixer in KDE (not the skype preferences) and raise the volume of the "front" channel and all the others you can play with. Can you hear audio when you go to a web site such as YouTube?
 
Old 01-11-2010, 02:17 PM   #3
konzo
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2008
Location: Bulgaria
Distribution: Debian / Slackware / Ubuntu
Posts: 230

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 33
I played files, not DVD or CD. In mixer bars are adjustable and can lower or raise volume. The problem is only on skype, that can't hear when ringing.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What Kernel Ring Buffer Contains? Nishant Desai Linux - Kernel 4 02-07-2011 01:47 PM
qt4-x11 >= 4.2 is needed by skype-2.1.0.47-fc10.i586 (From Installation of SKYPE)RHEL miaomiaoga Linux - Software 8 08-28-2010 07:15 AM
Wake On Ring HazByn Linux - Networking 0 07-16-2009 07:54 PM
token ring - how ? blish_blash Linux - Networking 1 08-17-2005 01:41 PM
Token Ring Drivers juniorone Linux - Newbie 3 02-08-2002 03:21 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:42 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration