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

thank you Scott, you are the man of the hour :-)

I was composing my findings while receiving your response...


On Sat, Dec 4, 2010 at 4:38 PM, Hai Yi <yihai2004@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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