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Running 12.04 for the first time today, I still have the old login sound. (Well, technically I don't have any login sound at all, oddly. Nothing in startup apps for it. When I do a file search for Gnome Login, I find a sound file for it but it's the old sound.) I was looking forward to the new sound, are there still plans to implement it?

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Do you have a link to what the new login sound is supposed to sound like? I don't think there is a new login sound. – Jorge Castro Apr 27 '12 at 3:37
@JorgeCastro, the new log in sound was decided a while ago, but I don't think 12.04 got it for some reason. To my understanding they were planning on making a new sound theme around the chosen log in sound, so maybe that isn't finished yet. – zookalicious May 1 '12 at 1:26

I managed to change it;

First, record the startup sound you looking for:

You could convert the video to MP3 (, and edit the sound file. Export it to an MP3, an place it in /usr/share/gnome/autostart.

Then follow these steps:

This is for 11.10, but on 12.04, that worked for me! This haven't made the boot time slower or anything like that.

Enjoy ;)

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