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Re: Help tracking down a random beep

On Wed, 8 May 2019 20:32:49 -0400
rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:

>On my Debian Jessie system, for several hours today I've been hearing a beep 
>(through my audio system / speakers / headphones) something like the beep that 
>used to come out of the PC speaker (on older computers -- I don't think I even 
>have that speaker connected on this computer).
>The beep occurs at fairly random intervals, varying from about 5 seconds and 
>going up to as much as 5 minutes or more.
>I've tried looking at a lot of the logs, but so far I haven't found any log 
>that tells me anything about that beep (the logs I've looked at include 
>syslog, messages, Xorg, kern, daemon, wtmp (??).
>Does somebody here have some suggestions on trying to track down the source, 
>preferably without having to shut down any applications or the computer? 

Possibly an open website? Some of those become very annoying.

Charlie Kravetz
Linux Registered User Number 425914
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