Answer of FAQ

How do I get sound work in Debian?
  1. Please install the Debian-package "alsa_oss":

    You can do this by commandline as follows:

    sudo apt-get install alsa_oss

  2. Load the following kernel-modules:

    • snd_pcm_oss
    • snd_mixer_oss

    You can do this by commandline as follows:

    sudo modprobe snd_pcm_oss
    sudo modprobe snd_mixer_oss

    You may also want to add them to /etc/modules , so they are loaded again when you reboot your computer

  3. Put your user into the group "audio" ( e.g. by editing /etc/group )

  4. Log out and log in again. ( this is necessary, such that your membership in group "audio" is activated. )

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DemoRecorder in the Media

A comparison of screencasting apps for Linux (including DemoRecorder)
(first published in Linux Format Magazine, issue July 2009.)

Interview on the Linux Link Tech Show. Please select Episode 154.

DemoRecorder featured in Linux-User Magazine (in German)

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