[Wine] Sound problem

Paul Johnson baloo at ursine.ca
Sun Jun 29 14:46:27 CDT 2008

On Sun, 2008-06-29 at 05:00 -0500, interferenza wrote:
> When i play with wow under wine, is normal that any other sound cant work?

It depends on your sound card.  If you're using some ancient POS or the
on-board AC97 sound, then yes, that's the "correct" behavior:  Your
sound card is only able to handle one sound stream at a time.

> For example, if i launch wow and then i try to listen music, only the
> wow sound worl, vice versa, if i am listening music and i launch wow,
> the game's sound dont work...
> is it possible to fix it?

Spend the $5 to get yourself an old SoundBlaster Live PCI and get rid of
whatever piece of shit sound card you're using now.

Paul Johnson
baloo at ursine.ca
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