Bug 90138 - VT8233 AC97 Audio Controller doesn't work with arts in KDE
Summary: VT8233 AC97 Audio Controller doesn't work with arts in KDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: arts
Version: 9
Hardware: athlon
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ngo Than
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-05-03 05:13 UTC by Jet
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:53 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2003-06-30 14:33:32 UTC

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Description Jet 2003-05-03 05:13:15 UTC
Description of problem:
VT8233 AC97 Audio Controller doesn't work with arts in KDE. While in GNOME, the
Audio controller works well. 

When I start KDE, a message box displays: Sound server informational message:
Error while initializing the sound driver: device /dev/dsp can't be opened
(Resource temporarily unavailable). The sound server will continue, using the
null output device.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:
arts in KDE does not work for VT8233 AC97 Audio Controller

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ngo Than 2003-05-07 16:18:59 UTC
It looks like that there's a permission problem with the sound device.

if you do ls -l /dev/audio* /dev/dsp*, you will see the owner of the devices.
Are you the owner of this devices?

If you reboot your machine, and try to login in KDE, does it work for you?

Comment 2 Ngo Than 2003-06-30 14:33:32 UTC
Closing due to inactivity.

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