LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian
User Name
Password
Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-22-2005, 10:12 PM   #1
vakia
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2005
Location: va
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
Red face sound from live video


Hi, all, I have issue with sound, I can play music cd, and hear it, but streaming video no audio.

pls help
 
Old 09-24-2005, 09:28 AM   #2
Dead Parrot
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Distribution: Debian GNU/kFreeBSD
Posts: 1,597

Rep: Reputation: 46
I noticed that there has recently been some discussion about GStreamer and ALSA on the developer lists.

http://lists.debian.org/debian-gtk-g.../msg00040.html

http://lists.debian.org/debian-gtk-g.../msg00054.html

I don't use Gnome (or GStreamer) but after reading these messages it seems to me that GStreamer uses OSS by default and that would be one possible reason why you have no sound when using it. It appears that you can use Gnome Preferences or gconf-tool to "change the current audiosink of existing users to alsasink". It also seems that Debian developers are planning to change the default settings so that in the future GStreamer's sound should work out of the box, without any need for extra tweaking.
 
Old 09-24-2005, 10:13 AM   #3
samael26
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: France, Provence
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 848

Rep: Reputation: 30
Hi,

I confirm you have to disable Gnome sound and use ALSA instead so that sound can work.
When a prompt appears asking you, during alsaconf, if sound has to be disabled, just disable it.

cheers
 
  


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
Sound Blaster Live (CT4830) or Sound Blaster Live 24 bit un shiza Linux - Hardware 0 08-29-2005 04:57 PM
ALSA not working for Creative Sound Blaster Live 24 Bit sound card vishalsonu Linux - Hardware 7 08-20-2005 01:02 PM
live video streaming dukeinlondon Linux - Software 1 12-22-2004 07:12 PM
Video without sound; sound without video - in Debian, KDE with SB Live headisdead Linux - Hardware 0 06-20-2004 07:43 AM
Sound blaster Live config with onboard sound card HChan Linux - Hardware 1 04-30-2003 01:47 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:37 PM.

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
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration