Resetting the sound system
michael.grunewald at laposte.net
Fri Oct 29 14:32:31 UTC 2010
> 2010/10/28 Michaël Grünewald<michaelgrunewald at yahoo.fr>
>> the audio software I use sometimes seems to handle unappropriately its
>> input and leave the sound system in a strange state. When this happens, the
>> lowest frequencies of the played sound are very attenuated and what is still
>> audible sounds unpleasantly metallic. Rebooting the machine immediately
>> brings up the sound system in shape again, but it would be nice if they were
>> a more sensible way to reset it!
> Not sure if there's an easier way, but if you've got the audio driver
> kldloaded then just unload and reload it. If it's compiled in your kernel
> then I don't know.
thank you very much for your answer. I have got the audio driver
compiled in the kernel, so I can not use your tip unless I remove this
module of the kernel.
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