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):
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
Audible beep heard
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 446297 ***