Problem with sound in latest current o athlon w/VIA, kde, KsCD.
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Tue Aug 10 17:36:46 PDT 2004
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On Wed, 11 Aug 2004 01:15, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> On Tuesday 10 August 2004 16:32, Edwin Culp wrote:
> > I've installed the latest kde3 on 5 Athlon's with via chipset
> > (all en one memory shared thingy) and even though they are
> > cheapies, everything works well except for an issue with KsCD.
> > It shows that it is playing the cd but no sound. I fire up xmms
> > w/cdread and it works out of the box and with sound :).
> KsCD does not 'rip' CDs to play them, it simply sends play commands to the
> drive. To get hear the sound, you need to connect your drive's sound output
> with a matching input on your soundcard.
If you're using KDE already you can use konqueror to play your CD via
Visit the URL audiocd:/By Track/Track 01.wav?device=/dev/acd0 (or play it with
kscd should really use that kioslave IMHO but I guess kscd was around first :)
More goodies like this available by reading the output of this ->
(eg sftp:/ fish:/ :)
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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