Re: 2.6 sound drivers?

From: David Ford (
Date: Wed Jul 16 2003 - 18:46:17 EST

/dev/sound/* is from OSS. You'll have to enable OSS emulation if you
want legacy apps to be able to use your sound.

Alternatively, mpg123 --stdout | aplay, or similar. Use a script or
alias to make it easy on yourself.


Robert L. Harris wrote:

>I do but the problem is I don't have a /dev/dsp, /dev/sound/dsp or
>anything else to point mpg123 at.
>Thus spake Mike Fedyk (
>>On Wed, Jul 16, 2003 at 06:58:26PM -0400, Robert L. Harris wrote:
>>>I have a soundblaster Live. I've historically used the OSS drivers as
>>>they've worked well for me. I just tried to load the emu10k1 which
>>>loads without error, but mpg123 says it can't open the default sound
>>>Anyone able to do an lsmod or a listing of the drivers I need for an
>>Did you install alsa-utils?

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