Bug 120536 - Arts should default to using ESD
Summary: Arts should default to using ESD
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: arts   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2004-04-10 03:53 UTC by Michel Alexandre Salim
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-14 20:20:32 UTC
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Description Michel Alexandre Salim 2004-04-10 03:53:50 UTC
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Description of problem:
Since Fedora ships with GNOME as the default desktop, and using ALSA
drivers I could not simply 'esddsp artsd' or 'artsdsp esd' it would be
nice if arts could be preconfigured to use esd for its output.

A KDE power user would probably know which global settings file one
could do this in, but the per-user file is
~/.kde/share/config/kcmartsrc, and the relevant setting is 'AudioIO=esd'

With this set I now have my GNOME apps (and KDE games) happily coexisting.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Enable ESD
2. Run KDE sound-outputting app (say KReversi) from within GNOME


Actual Results:  a KDE warning is outputted in a message box that the
sound server could not bind to the sound card and it would set up a
null audio card instead

Expected Results:  Sound Just Work (TM)

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2004-04-14 20:20:32 UTC
with kcontrol you can easily select your default audio device.

the default audio divice will be ALSA.

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