[Wine] Re: No Sound in Wine - disable / remove pulseaudio

Usurp wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Jun 24 09:33:11 CDT 2008

vitamin wrote:
> Wine requires direct access to sound device(s) to make sound. This is true for both ALSA and OSS driver back-ends. However most sound servers are not compatible with neither of these back-ends. This also true about pulse-audio - it is not fully compatible with Wine.
> If you using new distro (Fedora 8, Ubuntu 8.04, SuSE 11) and do not have sound you should:
> 1. Report problem to your distro support
> 2. Disable or even remove pulse-audio

Im using Fedora 9 with a few apps that need sound, and got no problems with PA running so far.
By the way, you maybe mention Fedora 9.

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