Tracking the sound problem.

Marc Blanc arsace at
Sun Feb 10 17:02:08 UTC 2008

On Sun, 10 Feb 2008 16:35:13 +0100
Nigel Henry <cave.dnb2m97pp at> wrote:

Hi Nigel,

> Hi Marc. I think the first thing to do is to disable pulseaudio. It appears
> to be a real pain in the neck for some folks (including myself), with all
> it's "permission denied" messages, and compounds the problem of getting
> sound working in the first place. To disable it do:
> yum remove alsa-plugins-pulseaudio


> This will (should) also remove kde-settings-pulseaudio.

i don't have kde, but gnome and WindowMaker,

> Now you can see if you can get the sound working, without pulseaudio poking 

sound right in root but not in user... :(
(SElinux is disabled)
Permissions problem...


More information about the fedora-list mailing list