Bug 2379 - x11amp doesn't work in gnome
Summary: x11amp doesn't work in gnome
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: x11amp
Version: 6.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jay Turner
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-04-27 10:13 UTC by dbpemste
Modified: 2015-01-07 23:37 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-06-14 23:49:40 UTC

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Description dbpemste 1999-04-27 10:13:56 UTC
I can't get x11amp running in gnome.  It just scrolls
through my song playlist really fast.  I had this problem
before installing 6.0, but I was able to get songs playing
by starting another random program(normally a terminal)
right before hitting the play button.  I'm not sure why, but
this seemed to free up the sound device for a split second.
Now, not even this will work.  There seems to be a conflict
between gnome and /dev/dsp.  If I try to "play" the
sample.au file that comes with sndconfig from the terminal,
I get a message saying that /dev/dsp is busy.  In addition,
it does not seem to matter if sounds are enabled or disabled
in gnome and enlightenment.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-04-27 15:00:59 UTC
probably esd is running. Try editing the preferences
in x11amp and changing the output plugin to the
one for 'Esound Daemon'. Does that help?

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