Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 79204
Gnome Volume Control illegal characters in path
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:48:55 EDT
Description of problem:
After installing the OSS sound driver, the volume control applet uses
configuration path names derived from from the sound card ID string and allows
the names to include illegal characters such as '('.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install OSS-linux sound drivers from opensound.com
3. Open Gnome Volume Control Applet
4. Attempt to alter volume levels
Actual Results: After step 3 the Volume Control reports problems in
At step 4 the Volume Control does not control the volume normally.
Expected Results: No configuration load/save errros.
Volume Control applet should work with new sound drivers.
Error message details:
Bad key or directory name:
Fixed in rawhide