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Audacity sound ubuntu

I tried sudo/etc/init.d/alsa-utills start
reply on monitor bad command
Did I miss something
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Your command is slightly flawed. Try again as follows, making sure to include all spaces (copy and paste the command if it'll help)

sudo /etc/init.d/alsa-utils start

Note the space between sudo and /etc/blahblah and the space between /etc/blahblah and start. Also note the occlusion of the second L to the end of the alsa-utils command.

Hope this helps,
SlaeYer

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

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