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Old 02-05-2005, 09:36 AM   #1
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Sound Problems,

I can't get sound to work, I ran alsaconf, then I opened up a mp3 file in totem It says

This is an audio-only file, and there is no audio output available.

It also says something similar in beep-media-player

sound has never worked, I tried searching on google but I think I'm not using the right keywords
Old 02-05-2005, 10:18 AM   #2
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beep-media-player's error

Couldn't open audio.

Please check that:
1. You have the correct output plugin selected.
2. No other programs is blocking the soundcard.
3. Your soundcard is configured properly.
Old 02-05-2005, 11:14 AM   #3
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Have a look at:
I had smth similar, but with xmms. And I had the same error-window many times, but not now. Actually I was troubled about "duplex sound"... but have a look at it, 'keefaz' gave a link to alsa site, there's some info about alsa...


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