sound question

Daniel Dalton daniel.dalton47 at
Tue Nov 20 04:03:53 EST 2007

hi Tomas,

On 20/11/2007 7:50 PM, Tomas Cerha wrote:
> Daniel Dalton wrote:
>> Is there a way I can have more than one sound coming from
>> my sound card? Maybe music and espeak?
> Hello Daniel, Speech Dispatcher can be configured to use ALSA sound
> output (which supports software mixing).  The latest SD version uses
> ALSA by default.  If you're using an older version, you will need to
> modify your /etc/speech-dispatcher/modules/espeak.conf (see the comments
> within the file for more information) to use ALSA.

Hmmm its using alsa.
Is it an issue with drivers for my soundcard?
I get device busy usually when trying to play other audio.
Any suggestions?
Thanks for the help.

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