No sound with xfsound - ??

Net Llama! netllama at
Wed Jun 5 17:36:09 CEST 2002

On Wed, 5 Jun 2002, Ewan Andreasen wrote:
> Hi. I am running Mandrake 8.1, with ships with XFCE, and I enjoy working
> with since it is fast.
> My problem is that I do not have sound for events in XFCE. Furthermore,
> any changes that I make manually in my xfwmrc file is totally
> disregarded, since I have tried to work with that file to maybe
> uncomment the lines with "I" Module xfsound...

Sounds like you're in a read-only filesystem.

> Another annoyance is that I seem to have no desktop icons, and I cannot
> drag&drop files or folders down on the desktop. Any help?

XFCE doesn't have desktop icons (we like it that way).  If you want all
that stuff, then perhaps KDE is what you're really looking for.

Lonni J Friedman				netllama at
Linux Step-by-step & TyGeMo

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