[SATLUG] Re: Sound Issues

Robert Pearson e2eiod at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 05:13:40 CST 2010


On Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 7:14 PM, Michael <mmorse757 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Don Davis wrote:
>>
>>> KDE 3.5.10
>>
>> KDE uses the arts daemon which can be awkward. I haven't had problems with
>> it in a while.
>>
>> What does
>> artsshell status
>> tell you?
>>
>> You might want to check this out:
>>
>> http://linux.derkeiler.com/Newsgroups/comp.os.linux.misc/2006-12/msg00463.html
>> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=3999
>>
>>
>> If you want to kill sound with htop look for artsd.
>>
>> I would recommend scanning your xsession error logs and
>> installing/reinstalling alsa-utils.
>>
>>
> Thank you for the info.  I am going to save this message for later use.  I
> became to frustrated to play with it any longer, so I sent back to FF
> 2.0.0.23.  The only reason I changed to FF 3.* was because FF 2.* had issues
> with the Facebook website. However, Facebook is at the very bottom of my
> priorities/list of interests so going back to FF 2* was no big deal.
>
> I am sure that I (eventually) will have to switch back (notice I do NOT use
> the term 'upgrade') to 3.*  When I do, I'll have your reply to refer to.
>  Thanks again.
>
>
> --

Forgot one link:
<http://www.howtoforge.com/the-perfect-desktop-pclinuxos-2009.1>

I have used Falko Timme's setups because they are very complete and
match my experience and expertise closely. For example, his list of
what should be installed and why is very rare in how to's.


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