[ltp] Ubuntu 10.04--no GNOME sounds on T60!

Yves Dorfsman linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Tue, 18 May 2010 22:05:39 -0600

On 10-05-18 05:46 PM, Nate Bargmann wrote:
> machine (ThinkCentre M51) and found that GNOME has a lot of sounds!  Why
> didn't I know that before?  Because I'd never heard them on my T60.
> I've had Xubuntu 9.10, Linux Mint 8, and now Ubuntu 10.04 installed on
> it and while sound for such things as online videos and stored music
> play fine, the GNOME sound theme is mute.  I've been through the GNOME
> sound settings and see nothing obvious and everything was the same as
> the installation to the VM.
> So where do I start looking?  Anyone else noticing this behavior?

T60 with Ubuntu 10.04 here, and I do have sound (wireless issues, but that's 
another story).

I assume you've tried to set "System" --> "Preferences" --> "Sound" ?

Also gnome setting are stored in your home directory. Have you tried to create 
a new test user?

Yves.                                                  http://www.SollerS.ca/