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  1. #1

    playing sound through the mobo speakers

    for instance, you can

    cat /dev/urandom > /dev/dsp
    to make static noise come out of your mobo speakers.

    Is there anyway to play a sound clip to the mobo speakers through any method that can be called via command line?

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    Linux Guru bigtomrodney's Avatar
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    Nov 2004
    Well I know on my system /dev/dsp is my main soundcard, which is an onboard and my USB headset shows up as /dev/dsp1. So I guess in theory you could actually use the motherboard speakers as your primary soundcard, though I'm sure it'd be more novelty. Are you talking about an actual speaker wired directly or the system speaker for beeps?

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    system speaker for beeps.

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