[K12OSN] No Volume Control Elements and/or devices found

Eric Harrison eharrison at mail.mesd.k12.or.us
Tue Jul 19 17:03:06 UTC 2005

Gideon Romm wrote:
> Mark-
> try launching gstreamer-properties and make output ESD and input OSS
> and test the sound.
And be sure to do this as a regular user, not root. Sound support on the
terminals is always disabled for the root user.


> Newer versions of Gnome (and KDE) have started to use gstreamer as a
> common intermediary layer between the sound output of the applications
> and the sound hardware.  Also, check that you have all of the esound
> libraries installed on the server (thru YUM/APT).
> Keep us posted...
> -Gadi
> On Tue, 2005-07-19 at 08:52 -0500, Mark Cockrell wrote:
>>Jesse McDonnell wrote:
>>>Did you try logging in on a terminal and running a sound app as root?  Other than that I'm out of ideas. Keep us posted.
>>Actually, no I hadn't tried that.  When I do that I get sound at the
>>server and not at the terminal.  The sound that should be playing at the
>>terminal plays through the speakers connected to the server.  Now I'm
>>even more confused.  Again I want to stress that there have been no
>>hardware changes from version 4.2, so this is definitely a configuration
>>issue somewhere.  Any other ideas?
>>If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something.
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