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Old 06-10-2004, 08:36 PM   #1
Toxodont
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Rythmbox driver problem


Upon starting my player I try to play a song and get the following message spit at me:

"Alsa device "default" is already in use by another program."
followed by:
"Could not pause playback"

Now, I am using OSS for my sound, not Alsa. How can I specify rythmbox to use OSS by default instead of Alsa? In XMMS it was just a plugin switch setting and my music would play fine.

Any help would be appreciated!
 
Old 06-24-2004, 01:14 PM   #2
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did you find out what this was? or how to fix it?

I have the same problem. I am guessing that my default device is not set to my soundcard but to something else but I dont know how to change it.
 
Old 02-18-2005, 11:15 AM   #3
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Anyone?

My sound works fine in any other program than rythmbox... but I want to use rythmbox
 
  


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