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Old 06-07-2002, 10:49 AM   #1
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Sound card


hey, how do i import the sound and all other definitions, like scanner and printer setting, of root to all other users? my sound card and mpeg movies work when root logs on on X but not when other users log.
 
Old 06-07-2002, 11:11 AM   #2
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its not so much of a settings thing but a permissions thing...

man chmod

if your unfamiliar with changing permissions in *nix..
 
Old 06-07-2002, 11:12 AM   #3
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maybe your users arenīt allowed to use it. For sound add your users to the "audio" group. in /etc/group. Mine look like this:
audio:x:29:kurt
 
  


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