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Old 11-17-2007, 08:38 PM   #1
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problem with sound on slackware 11


i was watching videos on youtube... all of a sudden the sound stopped playing... then after even amarok is not playing any music... it gives the error "xine was unable to initialize any audio drivers"... i tried reinstalling the alsa driver but that too dint help.... wat do i do???

thanks in advance....
Old 11-18-2007, 03:58 AM   #2
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What's your hardware? You might have two sound devices and somehow it switched to the other that wasn't setup or supported?

Oh yeah, did you reboot, modprobe your driver, etc?


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