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Author Topic: BOOM , no sound  (Read 2410 times)

trey

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BOOM , no sound
« on: August 11, 2007, 10:49:52 pm »

Just installed Audacity and wxGTK to make ringtones for our phones.
"Excellent." He proclaimed in a  smarmy mr. burns voice. ;)
However, upon reboot, there is NO sound.
Anyone, anyone????
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The Headacher

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Re: BOOM , no sound
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2007, 03:34:21 am »

Do you get sound in other programs? I suppose so.

The best course of action to install audacity would be with slapt-get. You might have missed one of the dependencies by doing it manually. It looks like the audacity package is missing a dependency: you must have portaudio installed.

You can also try switching from alsa to oss (or the other way arounfd) in audacity's preferences.
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Re: BOOM , no sound
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2007, 11:42:33 am »

sorry,
audacity had just changed the master channel in my mixer. (DUH)
sometimes the answer is the simplest thing that should be slapping you in the face.
thanks a lot  for your help though.
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