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Starting Network Audio System via its init.d script fails but works when using start-stop-daemon on the command line

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 (saucy salamander) and need the Network Audio System service (package nas, version 1.9.3-6) which relies on /dev/dsp and /dev/mixer so I installed the OSS Proxy Daemon osspd ...
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oss radeon driver s-video color output rainbow flickers(sapphire 4850x2)

After much effort I finally got s-video to display at all. Now I have an issue where the image is stable but the color is like rainbows and flickers. It is not b/w. TV standard is already set properly ...
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osspd/aoss/padsp don't work with 13.10

I'm trying to use an ancient app which relies on OSS. Everything works well except that there's no sound. Firstly, I tried osspd, but it doesn't work, I can't ever see a new stream in pavucontrol. $ ...
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Uninstall Linux OS's with GRUB

Is there a way to uninstall my 3 Linux OS's: Ubuntu, Linux Mint and Pear OS (Pear OS's Partition somehow got formatted, just the partition, not the OS) With GRUB so I can install everything freshly? I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 oss no sound problem

I recently tried to install oss on my 12.04 installation. After I rebooted, I couldn't get any sound from any of my normal applications (Browser, media player, etc) and I would hear a constant buzzing ...
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How do I install oss on Ubuntu Raring

As the title says: "how do i install oss on ubuntu 13.04?" Also I've read on a few forums that alsamixer is supposed to have some tone/bass settings... or did it used to have them? Anyway... don't ...
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oss-compat package does not create /dev/dsp

As I understand it, the oss-compat package is supposed to enable ALSA's OSS compatibility layer to create /dev/dsp files for your sound devices for compatibility with older applications. It's ...
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no sound zynaddsubfx and JACK wont run

I am trying to run zynaddsubfx. When I start from the command line, I get this: http://paste.ubuntu.com/1378693/ When I start JACK I get this: http://paste.ubuntu.com/1378694/
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How to give back to the OSS community without coding? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I contribute to Ubuntu? I have been using Open Source software for a few months and loving it. Something is dawning on me, a feeling of wanting to give back. ...
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Need pointer to make simple oss volume manager [closed]

I can not get my ALSA or Pulseaudio get working for my headphone sound. So for last 2-3 distros, I am using OSS. But problem is, with the introduction of Unity panel(which I could not get it work ...
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Sound disappeared after OSS installation

I've installed the OSS backend from a deb64 package. And the sound in ubuntu is disappeared... Seems the audio card (hda nvidia) is not recognized anymore... What can I do? EDIT Sound now works, but ...
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How do I replace Pulseaudio?

Previous answers refer to previous versions of Ubuntu. I'm having the same issues and dislikes with Pulseaudio in Natty as I had with previous versions of Ubuntu, so I want to replace it with ...
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Audio stopped working in 11.04

Today, maybe after some automatic updates, my audio stopped to work... Doesn't work anymore both with ALSA (the default one) and Pulseaudio.. So I've tried to install also OSS (doesn't work so I've ...