[nSLUG] SB Live! 5.1 - Redhat 8.0

Steve Zinck steve at zinck.ca
Wed Jan 14 19:47:38 AST 2004


On Wed, Jan 14, 2004 at 07:06:32PM -0400, Vikram wrote:
> >>> Devices muted?  Try aumix or some mixer and adjust your volume.
> >>>
> 
> 
> I tried aumix, increased volume, but now I am getting following error when I
> try to play mp3 files in xmms (installed with support for mp3):
> 
> Couldn't open audio:
> 
> Please check:
> 1. You have the correct output plugin selected (My system shows: eSound
> output plugin 1.2.7)
> 2. No other program is blocking the sound card
> 3. Your soundcard is configured properly
> 
> Could this be because two different mixers are trying to control the sound
> card at the same time? (aumix and kmix).

You don't need two mixers open at once...I just wanted to make sure your
devices aren't muted.  Kill aumix now that the volume is adjusted and
try again.




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