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Old 12-31-2004, 12:32 PM   #1
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no sound from mplayer or xmms


From XMMS when the codec is oss the program seems to stall, when i use alsa i get an error saying my sound card isnt installed properly.
I get no sound or video from mplayer, just the following error message.


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MPlayer 1.0pre6-3.3.4 (C) 2000-2004 MPlayer Team
CPU: Advanced Micro Devices Athlon MP/XP/XP-M Barton (Family: 6, Stepping: 0)
Detected cache-line size is 64 bytes
CPUflags:  MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3DNow: 1 3DNow2: 1 SSE: 1 SSE2: 0
Compiled for x86 CPU with extensions: MMX MMX2 3DNow 3DNowEx SSE


Failed to open /dev/rtc: No such device (it should be readable by the user.)
Playing /root/01-american_idiot_320_ogg_cbr.ogg.
Ogg file format detected.
==========================================================================
Opening audio decoder: [libvorbis] Ogg/Vorbis audio decoder
AUDIO: 44100 Hz, 2 ch, 16 bit (0x10), ratio: 40000->176400 (320.0 kbit)
Selected audio codec: [vorbis] afm:libvorbis (OggVorbis Audio Decoder)
==========================================================================
Checking audio filter chain for 44100Hz/2ch/16bit -> 44100Hz/2ch/16bit...
AF_pre: af format: 2 bps, 2 ch, 44100 hz, little endian signed int
AF_pre: 44100Hz 2ch Signed 16-bit (Little-Endian)
[AO OSS] audio_setup: Can't open audio device /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy
alsa-init: got device=0, subdevice=0
alsa-init: 1 soundcard found, using: default
Can anybody help me?
 
Old 12-31-2004, 12:43 PM   #2
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hi there

could u wait for siome time and see if the sound starts
coz i too get the sound starting after some time when different drivers are selected

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Old 01-01-2005, 06:20 AM   #3
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the sound starts after a while on xmms using oss
not on mplayer though.
 
Old 01-01-2005, 12:40 PM   #4
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hi there,

what is the output from :

#ls -l /dev/rtc ?

egag
 
Old 01-01-2005, 02:59 PM   #5
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crw-rw-r-- 1 root root 10, 135 2004-12-31 12:04 /dev/rtc
 
Old 01-01-2005, 08:39 PM   #6
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XMMS seems to play on ALSA when the output is NVIDIA NEC958(0,2)
However the sound is permenently muted in alsaconf. What is this NEC958? Why would it not work on the standard nforce2 sound but will on this device?
 
Old 01-02-2005, 03:00 PM   #7
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try this:
Code:
chmor 755 /dev/rtc
and restart the sound deamon
 
Old 01-02-2005, 06:52 PM   #8
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It still does the same.
 
Old 01-02-2005, 07:03 PM   #9
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---------quote
Can't open audio device /dev/dsp:
----------------

try " # chmod 755 /dev/dsp "

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Old 01-03-2005, 03:42 AM   #10
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nope still the same
 
  


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