Re: Listening to music in SuSE 9.3 Professional

From: beefalo (
Date: 06/29/05

Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2005 22:57:11 GMT wrote:
> I did a pretty vanilla install of Suse 9.3, it detected my sound
> care(which is VT82C686 AC97) in yast's sound configuration. There are
> error sounds and sounds when I open and start KDE, but when I try to
> listen to mp3s, cds, even music videos, I get no sound. I've tried lots
> of different players.

Make sure your programs are set to output to the 'arts' sound daemon.

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