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How to run Loki's port of Simcity 3000 on kubuntu 15.10 with sound on?

So I installed simcity 3000 on kubuntu 15.10 beta 2 successfully with all the patches needed to make it run on such a recent distro. However, I can't get the sound to run. Since the game still uses ...
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Does OSS make your mic sound better than in pulse?

I was wondering if I would get better mic quality with OSS that with Pulse. With Pulse, I get static noise. I even bought a new mic and it is still there. So will OSS kinda fix it or make it a bit ...
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an audio device with an OSS driver in modern Ubuntu

My audio device has no driver in Linux. There's an OSS driver for it, MMUSBAUDIO. MMUSBAUDIO provides an OSS driver. It seems to work. When I cat foo.wav > /dev/sdp I get expected audio output ...
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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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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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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 ...