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[vox-tech] [update] Re: ubuntu/linux sound problem
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[vox-tech] [update] Re: ubuntu/linux sound problem



I looked at the mplayer console, and it shows this message: "Can't
open audio device /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy..."

I did more google, and someone suggest to look into /var/log/message
and I did and found message about pulseaudio, and I removed it from
the processes and the problem is solved.

I consulted this thread: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=313755

anyone here can elaborate on this a little more?

Thanks,
Hai

On Sat, Dec 4, 2010 at 10:34 AM, Hai Yi <yihai2004@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello there:
>
>
> I am using Ubuntu 9.10. I started a program, amsn with this cute
> beeping sound - it works alright. Now I started mplayer to play the
> dvd, no sound for the dvd! and I am watching silent movie!
>
> I think this is a common problem since i ran into it many times, did
> some google, still no idea.
>
> Anyone out there can help me trouble shooting the problem?
>
> Thanks a lot!
> Hai
>
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