[Techtalk] sndconfig missing in my RH7.0
illini.engineer at att.net
Tue Aug 13 19:16:50 EST 2002
On 13 Aug 2002, at 17:20, hobbit at aloss.ukuu.org.uk wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 13, 2002 at 04:03:13PM +0000 or thereabouts, illini.engineer at att.net wrote:
> > help!
> > I am running RH7.0 on my laptop.
> > I could have sworn I was able to play my audio CDs but
> > today when I went to start up "sndconfig", I couldn't.
> > It is no longer in my "/usr/sbin" directory.
> > How do I put it back?
> How bizarre. Assuming that you haven't got carried away with drag
> and drop as root in your file manager (I saw someone do exactly
> this once, and once he'd moved lilo, telling him to reboot wasn't
> an option until we fixed it by moving it back!)... well, assuming
> that it's not something like that:
> You want the sndconfig rpm for RH 7.0 which is presumably on your
> CDs or on a whacking big mirror. If you don't have the CDs, rpmfind
> may be your best bet as you can specify the distribution you want
> an rpm for.
> http://www.rpmfind.net or ftp://ftp.rpmfind.net
Thanks so much all. In a "senior" moment, I thought I had selected
to have the multimedia modules installed during my last RH7.0 re-
install a few months back. It looks like I didn't.
Since I was not busy at work :-)
I downloaded the sndconfig RPM and three other dependent RPMS
and installed them and now I have sound!!!
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