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Old 08-07-2001
Audio HELP Please!

I know about next to nothing, and I am trying to play an audio file on HP-UX 10.2 (743i) every time I try to use the ‘/opt/audio/bin/AudioCP &' command I get an error message that says “Unable to access audio hardware.” I checked the man page on audio, and both Aserver and rpcd are running. Am I missing something, or is there another way I can run a wave file, maybe a command arg or something, or even point me in the right direction.

Any help will be greatly appreciated...

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Old 08-07-2001
Have you set your AUDIO variable? You'll need to set this in your profile and export the variable.
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Old 08-07-2001
Yes I set the AUDIO and SPEAKER vars in .vueprofile and exported them both but I still get the same errors.
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Old 08-08-2001
Set the AUDIO to your unqualified hostname; you may want to set SPEAKER to internal or external, depending on where you have a speaker. Remember to export the envs. Also try:

/opt/audio/bin/asecure -C and
/opt/audio/bin/asecure -d

and if this doesn't cut it, try searching hp's site for patches.

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Old 08-08-2001

I did disable the security to allow access to any host with -d, but I still get the same error...

Is there any way that i can mount the audio port, or see if there is any communication to that port?
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