Jerry W wrote:
> Added the three lines;
> alias sound-service-1-0 snd-mixer-oss
> alias sound-service-1-3 snd-pcm-oss
> alias sound-service-1-12 snd-pcm-oss
> On Mepis it was under /etc/modutils/alsa-base
Anyone know if this is the exact place to see this. I don't know Mepis,
but that sounds non-standard.
> Using Konqueror and right clicking on the modutils and then logged on
> as root, added the lines, saved. Confirmed they were added.
> I have error messages now "unable to open the audio device". Trying
> to use /dev/dsp or /dev/dsp1 or /dev/audio or /dev/audio1. Using
> /dev/adsp no errors but no lines on the display.
What was in the file before you added the lines?
Were the 5 aliases already there for the card0?
Can you paste in the contents of the file? Let's see what's there. And
did you either reboot or restart ALSA?
I likely won't be too much help fpr a few days until I can get back at
my own equipment, but let's see if we can figure this out.
Rick Kunath, k9ao