best sound subsystem for freebsd for a desktop

Christian Weisgerber naddy at
Thu May 21 22:00:10 UTC 2020

On 2020-05-21, Frank Shute <frank at> wrote:

>> > The bell, aka as PC speaker beep, could be a useful desktop sound,
>> > unless the user does run vi.
> I'm afraid I'm with Polytropon on this one. I don't want any PC making noises
> at me unless I instruct it to.

You can make xterm flash instead of beep:

XTerm*visualBell: true

Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy at

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