Bug 124339 - inaudible system beep -- pcspkr module not loaded
Summary: inaudible system beep -- pcspkr module not loaded
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 123927
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: 2
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
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Reported: 2004-05-25 19:08 UTC by Michael Zingale
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:03:45 UTC
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Description Michael Zingale 2004-05-25 19:08:09 UTC
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Description of problem:
After a clean install of FC2, the system beep does not sound (i.e.
type ctrl-G in the terminal window).  modprobing pcspkr (as pointed
out to me in the fedora-list) fixes this problem, and the system
beep plays fine.  All other sound is unaffected.

pcspkr should be part of the standard modules that are loaded for all
systems, since a lot of applications rely of the system beep.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. fresh install
2. try typing ctrl-g in the terminal window
3. note that no beep is generated

Additional info:

Comment 1 David Baron 2004-05-28 00:29:08 UTC
I have the same problem with an upgrade install (from FC1, in turn
from RH9).

Comment 2 Barry K. Nathan 2004-07-14 10:29:56 UTC
probably a dupe of bug 123927

Comment 3 Matthew Miller 2004-07-24 19:06:58 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 123927 ***

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:03:45 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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