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Old 10-22-2003, 05:27 PM   #1
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Quake III no sound

I have an SBLIVE and I dont get any sound in QuakeIII. I read something about it using OSS and my card not supported but I have to beleive that there is a workaround due to the fact that this card was extremely popular as is the game.
Old 11-05-2003, 04:54 PM   #2
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Just run the following command as root in the console:

chmod o+rw /dev/dsp

If you read the readme file you will find this there...
This command will give users permission to use sound.
Hope that this helps...
Good luck.

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Old 11-06-2003, 12:28 PM   #3
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Ill give it a try. However I am logged in as root when I run the game.


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