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Old 05-24-2003, 10:43 AM   #1
whitefox
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sound problem


I got this error message when i log in every time

"Sound server warning message:
Can't set real-time scheduling priority.
You need to run artswrapper as root or
setuid root. This means that you will
likely not be able to produce acceptable
sound (i.e. without clicks and breaks)."

could anyone tell me what this means ?

thanks
 
Old 05-24-2003, 01:25 PM   #2
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It means aRts is a bit sucky. You can make artswrapper suid root by using chown to set it to root, then chmod +s I think, but best to use a different sound server that doesn't play games like that....
 
Old 05-24-2003, 02:30 PM   #3
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how to change into another sound server?

by the way, i do not get error message when using gnome
 
  


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