On Tue, 2004-06-22 at 10:47, Ted Gervais wrote: > On Tue, 2004-06-22 at 11:39, HaJo Schatz wrote: > > On Tue, 2004-06-22 at 22:23, Ted Gervais wrote: > > > On Tue, 2004-06-22 at 11:15, Colin Paul Adams wrote: > > > > >>>>> "Bob" == Bob Chiodini <chiodr kscems ksc nasa gov> writes: > > > > > > > > Bob> modprobe pcspkr > > > > > > > > Bob> You can put the command in /etc/rc.modules to make it > > > > Bob> permanent. > > > > > After a reboot, that is. > > Ooops. I didn't do that. I just ran it on the command line. And the > bell didn't work. > > > > > > > > I also can't hear the bell and put in 'modprobe pcspkr' as you > > > suggested. Afterwards I still can't hear the bell. ??? > > > > "modprobe pcspkr" @ the cmd line (as root). Will you hear the beep then? > > If yes, put it into rc.modules to make it survive a reboot. > -- > Ted Gervais > Coldbrook, Nova Scotia > Canada. I may be misunderstanding... Did modprobe pcspkr cause the bell to work? If not, make sure the PC Speaker volume is turned up and not muted in the mixer. I use alsamixer to unmute the channels. /etc/rc.d/rc.local is another place to put the modprobe command, but you risk an update overwriting that file. Bob...
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