No sound after login on mate desktop.

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Tue Dec 5 16:44:06 UTC 2017

I don’t know since i most of the time use braille.
I set the debian system up using braille.
Maybe i should try to install speakup and see whats happenn.
BUt first i do the speaker test as you suggested.
Thanks in advance.

> 5 dec. 2017 kl. 11:42 skrev Linux for blind general discussion <blinux-list at>:
> Le 05/12/2017 à 08:53, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
>> Hi!
>> I use Debian Stretch here with mate desktop.
>> Maybe i’ve didn’t install things correctly but when i am prompted for login i hear the speech asking me to enter my name and password.
>> When i am logged in i don’t hear any speech or any sound at all.
>> I have gone through all settings in regards to sound and everything seems to be set as it should.
>> I use a built-in realtech soundcard and i am not sure if this is the problem or if there is no drivers installed for this card or what.
>> Any hints on what to do?
>> Thanks.
> Hello,
> Could you try the command speaker-test from command-line to check if the sound work?
> How do you have running the Debian installer ? Do you have speakup launched at startup?
> Best regards.
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