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Re: [SLUG] I told you I was dangerous around Linux!!!


> The only other thing is that my sound isn't working which isn't
> surprising,as it's an intergrated AC97 sound card.
> 
> The error message is as follows
> 
> "Sound Server informational
> 
> Error while initialising the sound driver:
> device /dev/dsp can't be opened (permission denied)
> 
> The sound server will continue using the null output device."
moconf -> load your sound card module(s)
cd /dev
./MAKEDEV audio
adduser mick audio


> 
> Also,
> 
> I have tried to locate the desktop switching tool to see if I can log
> into gnome,is there a way to this from the terminal?
Edit your .Xinitrc (I think)
Best way (to add choice) is run kdm or gdm :)

> and finally,
> 
> how di check defaults such as language and locales
In KDE, I reckon you can do that from KDE Control Center

Cheers,
Chris
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