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Thu Jul 5 09:46:45 UTC 2007
On Thu, 5 Jul 2007 12:33:09 +0300
"Vladimir Tsvetkov" <npacemo at gmail.com> wrote:
> Try stopping all sound reproducing programs and start your skype session
> when the sound device is not busy and gets free.
or simply increase the number of apps that can access your sound card simultaneously :
as root (or sudo):
sysctl hw.snd.maxautovchans = [NUMBER_OF_APPS].
I have 8 on mine (Intel HDA) and it works fine.
You can set this in /etc/sysctl.conf so it's reset on startup to your new value.
> On 05/07/07, kalin mintchev <kalin at el.net> wrote:
> > hi all..
> > got skype installed. can't get sound of off it. when i talk people hear me
> > but i can;t hear rings. sound works fine otherwise - i can listen stuff
> > with xmms.
> > in the skype options for hand/headsets the Ringing points to /dev/dsp
> > same as Calls one but the one for ringing is dimmed and i can;t use the
> > pulldown...
This is normal.
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