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Sound in Sabayon (gentoo) with virtualpc

Mon Jun 09, 2008 2:43 pm

Difficult question:

I have sabayonlinux (one of the better distro's, apart from the horribile long lasting install process) installed in my virtualpc 2007 machine; but unfortunately I'm unable to get any sound from it. A bit of googling revealed this solution. Alas; no sndconfig to be found...

Since I'm a die hard linux noob (can't quite get the hang of it, even after 4 years of unsuccesful trying) - does anybody know a way to transfer the settings to the alsa system (how to do that, alsaconfig just gives me no sound whatsoever).
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Re: Sound in Sabayon (gentoo) with virtualpc

Thu Jun 12, 2008 9:58 pm

So, does the sound work outside of VirtualPC?
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Re: Sound in Sabayon (gentoo) with virtualpc

Sat Jun 14, 2008 10:44 am

VirtualPC isn't a very friendly virtual application. Try VIrtualBox (in signature). Completely free and better than VMware and Parallels in my book.

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