[K12OSN] Sound continued...

Trond Mæhlum trondrm at online.no
Mon Jan 10 12:54:41 UTC 2005

> > It seems to me that most success stories with sound comes from
> > using nasd. I know that in Norwegian Skolelinux (Debian Woody) it
> > works with nasd, but it requires libaudiooss to use oss as the
> > sound server with nasd.
> >
> > I have found libaudiooss and downloaded it, but make fails. Is
> > there an rpm somewhere?
> libaduiooss should already be installed, it is part of the
> ltsp_esound_server package.
>   $ locate libaudiooss
>   /lib/libaudiooss.so.1
>   /lib/libaudiooss.so.1.0

Yes they were installed. Looking through the howto's for Skolelinux, it 
seems to me that with libaudiooss should be used as the sound system 
with nasd.

In Skolelinux the howto instructs me to edit this file:


I should insert this:

export LD_PRELOAD="/usr/lib/audiooss/libaudiooss.so"

The ltsp-sound.bash isn't in the same place in K12LTSP, Perhaps it's 
missing alltoghether. Is there some way of implementing this into 
k12ltsp, so that I can use nasd as sound system and oss in the 

I tried to use mplayer with oss with nasd in k12ltsp, but it does not 
play any sound. 


Trond Mæhlum

> -Eric

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