Bug 453924 - Sound preferences doesn't disable system beep
Summary: Sound preferences doesn't disable system beep
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 446297
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Control Center Maintainer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-03 09:16 UTC by Daniel Berrangé
Modified: 2008-07-03 09:49 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-03 09:49:00 UTC
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Description Daniel Berrangé 2008-07-03 09:16:49 UTC
Description of problem:
In the Sound preferences application, I unselected the 'Enable system beep'

When I then used a gnome-terminal though, applications will still generate
audible system beeps.

Only once I ran

  xset b b off

would system beeps stop

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Reproduced on 2 Fedora 9 hosts, one laptop, one desktop

Steps to Reproduce:
1. System -> Preferences -> Hardware -> Sound
2. Go to 'System beep' tab
3. Unselect the 'Enable system beep' checkbox
4. In a gnome-terminal press 'tab' a few times
Actual results:
Audible beep heard

Expected results:
No sound

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2008-07-03 09:49:00 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 446297 ***

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