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Re: bell



Am So, den 03.10.2004 schrieb Richard Horvitz um 19:15:

> My system bell will not ring.  Right after installing fedora 2 my speaker 
> would not work, adding some lines to /etc/modprobe.conf fixed that.  These 
> lines are no longer needed for my sound card to work, maybe I have a newer 
> kudzu now, after updating things?
> If I do /sbin/modinfo pcspkr it tells me:
> author:         Vojtech Pavlik <vojtech ucw cz>
> description:    PC Speaker beeper driver
> license:        GPL
> vermagic:       2.6.8-1.521smp SMP 686 REGPARM 4KSTACKS gcc-3.3
> depends:
> So it would appear the pcspkr module is installed.  But my understanding 
> of this is very limited.  I have sound but no bell.

Run "sbin/lsmod | grep pcspkr". If that does not print out the pcspkr
module loaded, then you'll have to load it. As root "modproble pcspkr".
To make this happen automagically each boot create as root
"/etc/rc.modules":

touch /etc/rc.modules
chown root:root /etc/rc.modules
chmod 755 /etc/rc.modules

with following content:

#!/bin/sh

/sbin/modprobe -q pcspkr

Alexander


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