Can't get CNN video sound ??

Craig White craigwhite at
Thu Jul 3 20:04:45 UTC 2008

On Thu, 2008-07-03 at 22:39 +0300, Antti J. Huhtala wrote:
> to, 2008-07-03 kello 20:19 +0100, Anne Wilson kirjoitti:
> > On Thursday 03 July 2008 20:08:25 William Case wrote:
> > > I am somewhat of a media newbie.  In F8 I was able to setup/get sound
> > > with videos.  YouTube and CNN for example, remain silent for me in F9.
> > 
> > Silly question, Bill.  Have you looked at mixer settings?  It seems that there 
> > are many hidden channels on a lot of sound card, hidden, that is, on the 
> > mixer applet, so it's possible that PCM or some such is muted or set very 
> > low.
> > 
> > Anne
> > 
> It's not quite that simple, I'm afraid. CNN and Youtube are silent here,
> too. A week or so ago I was listening to some favourites of mine on
> Youtube but today it is silent even if video still works all right. I'd
> suspect one of the recent updates. This may have something to do with
> another thread, "Re: problems with rhythmbox after updating to
> udev-124-1.fc9.1"-
possible but doubtful.

The issue of flash, pulseaudio and sound is typically solved by
installing libflashsupport


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