[blfs-support] Don't have sound

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Aug 14 08:18:47 PDT 2013

Dave Wagler wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 11:14 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Then run speaker-test.  You should get white noise (static noise).  From
>> there, you can start other packages, but you will have established the
>> basic sound capabilities.

> I get the white noise (analog only). Youtube videos on Firefox play the
> video but without sound. What might I be missing there?

Possibly the volume on the YouTupe client?  You don't indicate if you 
are using flash, gnash, or webm.

What happens if you try:

$aplay /usr/share/sounds/alsa/Front_Left.wav

   -- Bruce

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