Logout sound not working

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Logout sound not working

Postby Rofii on Sat Apr 18, 2009 2:48 pm

The login sound for Mint works just fine, but when I logout I get no sound even though it seems configured properly in the Sound Preferences app. Upon shutting down I hear a system beep instead of any logout or shutdown sound. Any ideas as to why this is?
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Re: Logout sound not working

Postby Alpha-Geek on Sat Apr 18, 2009 8:59 pm

The way it way explained to me: LinuxMint uses "Pulse Audio" for the system sounds. At shutdown, Pulse Audio stops before the logout sound is to play. Therefore, Mint defaults to the system beep. ( if this info is incorrect, someone please correct me)
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Re: Logout sound not working

Postby Acid_1 on Sun Apr 19, 2009 1:44 am

That is the case sir, and it's an upstream issue.
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Re: Logout sound not working

Postby Captain Bennett on Thu Apr 30, 2009 6:09 pm

Hi guys,

I get "the beep" when I start up and shutdown (at least I know why now!).

Is there a way to either replace these beeps with a more pleasant startup/shutdown sound, or if not, how can I stop the beep altogether?

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