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Re: Sound devices.

peter@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

> According to https://wiki.debian.org/SoundFAQ
> cat /usr/share/sounds/ekiga/ring.wav >/dev/dsp
> should also.  In fact it gives nothing but the command prompt.

I am not 100% sure but I think you need 
alsa-oss - ALSA wrapper for OSS applications

to be able to use dsp.

you tend to mix up alsa and oss and hence your troubles.