[K12OSN] Realplayer Problem

Jim Kronebusch jim at winonacotter.org
Thu May 12 13:24:52 UTC 2005

> I have installed Realplayer 10 Gold (the rpm version) as root 
> so I can shared it with the thin clients. But when I played 
> an mp3 on the thin client , i get the error message "Cannot 
> open the audio device. Another application may be using it.". 
> I check if theres another program but none. I reboot the 
> server and played the mp3 again on Realplayer and stil get 
> the same error.

I still haven't figured out what is missing but on my home 4.2.1 setup I
have very weird sound problems.  I found that for RealPlayer10 if I use
IceWM as the Window Manager sound plays fine, every other WM I get your
error.  If you find out what it is I am all ears.

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