[mythtv-users] Intermittent --Cannot open /dev/dsp0

Dave Bush hockeystatman at gmail.com
Thu Sep 9 13:04:16 EDT 2004

> Intermittently, but it seems to be whenever I start mythtv after a
> reboot, I'm getting cannot open /dev/dsp0 when I try to watch tv or
> recordings.  If I close and reopen mythtv, it works.  I have pvr-250
> cards, so I don't use my soundcard for capturing which makes me think
> it's not a duplex issue.

What desktop are you using? If you're using KDE I'd try disabling ARTS
in prefs and see if that solves the problem. (you could also set the
ARTS timeout to something real low like 1 second)

- Dave
Dave Bush <hockeystatman at gmail.com>

There are two seasons in my world - Hockey and Construction

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