Linux Sound Support

Multimedia has received a lot of attention in the computer industry recently. Unix systems traditionally have not provided much support for multimedia in general, and sound in particular, except for some expensive professional systems. Workstation vendors are now scrambling to introduce multimedia-ready systems.
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sound in Ubuntu

Jameskernow's picture

I cannot play any sound in my new system.

I have an onboard sound card which plays in windows.

I have read pages of text relating to sound and have tried using the CD rom that came with my soundcard.

Can you help me IN SIMPLE TERMS to find a driver/software that will work?

The rest of the Linux system seems to work OK and I have mastered some very useful applications.

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