On Tuesday 18 December 2007 22:44, Niels Weber wrote: > Hi, > > I have troubles with sound after upgrading from F7 to F8 (using the > DVD, running 64 Bit). On a second machine, where I did a new install, > sound runs fine, so did sound on my main machine while running F7. > > I tried to match the pusleaudio packages of the upgraded machine to > the freshly installed one but that resulted in almost no sound working > anymore. So I removed all packages containing pulseaudio in their > name. That resulted in a situation where sound works in some > applications and not in others. > > Applications where sound works: > Rhythmbox > MPlayer > Xine > Enemy Territory: Quake Wars > Unreal Tournament 2004 > nexuiz-glx > > Sound doesn't work in: > Battle for Wesnoth > Neverwinter Nights > nexuiz-sdl > > That looks to me as if sound doesn't work when the systems SDL library is > used. > > Does anybody have a solution for this? > > Thanks, > Niels I think you need to add a line to ~/.bashrc, to remove the hack that SDL programs needed to use pulseaudio. See below. unset SDL_AUDIODRIVER Not my fix. Someone else posted it. Nigel.