USB headset ... ?

Marc G. Fournier scrappy at
Thu May 18 07:55:17 UTC 2006

On Thu, 18 May 2006, Alexander Leidinger wrote:

> In case you want to play music at the same time you are using a headset, you 
> can activate the virtual channels for the audio device with a sysctl. This 
> way the sound system allows to open /dev/dsp multiple times and mixes 
> everything together and you don't need to have more than one soundcard.

You mean, I can actually hear GAIM beep on new messages while listening to 

I figured I had to be doing something wrong that it didn't work :(  Do you 
happen to know what the sysctl is for this? :)

Thanks ...

Marc G. Fournier           Hub.Org Networking Services (
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