Console beep function?

Mxsmanic mxsmanic at
Mon Apr 14 05:54:24 PDT 2003

For what it's worth, I got the speaker working with ioctl, after adding it
to the config.  Had to put group write permission on the device to use it
outside root, too.

----- Original Message -----
From: "John Murphy" <jfm at>
To: "Sêrêciya Kurdistanî" <sereciya at>
Cc: <questions at>
Sent: Monday, April 14, 2003 01:11
Subject: Re: Console beep function?

> Sêrêciya Kurdistanî <sereciya at> wrote:
> >  I'm attaching some sample "beep" scripts; let me know how they work out
> I've often wondered if it's possible to enable some kind of audible
> of error, or not, while working without a screen.  Perhaps a comforting
> when a command completes ok, and an 'ut oh' on error.
> I wouldn't mind scanning the scripts you (wisely) attached only to the OP.
> So attach them (and a translated sig :)) to me, if you would.
> Thanks
> John.
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