Mainboard buzzer -- How to disable?

Mike ekkikrist at
Sun Feb 4 13:27:08 UTC 2007

On Sun, Feb 04, 2007 at 05:23:27AM -0700, Modulok wrote:
> The integrated buzzer on system mainboards, can this be disabled from
> FreeBSD? I looked through my BIOS and didn't see any relevant settings.
> Everytime I press backspace one too many times, it beeps at me. It is damn
> annoying.
> Before I get the pliers...thoughts, hints, pointers?


In X11 you can do

xset b off

... but personally I would recommend ripping the wire out.

- Mike

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