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authorGlen Barber <gjb@FreeBSD.org>2011-03-03 14:55:41 +0000
committerGlen Barber <gjb@FreeBSD.org>2011-03-03 14:55:41 +0000
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Note that /dev/dsp* files do not exist when they are not in use.
PR: 155095 Submitted by: Chris Rees (utisoft of gmail com) Approved by: jkois (mentor)
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Notes: svn path=/head/; revision=37001
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@@ -297,6 +297,13 @@ kld snd_ich (1p/2r/0v channels duplex default)</screen>
This command line should produce some noise, confirming the
sound card is actually working.</para>
+ <note>
+ <para>The device nodes <filename>/dev/dsp*</filename> will be
+ created automatically when needed. If they are not used, they
+ do not exist and will not appear in the output of &man.ls.1;.
+ </para>
+ </note>
+
<para>Sound card mixer levels can be changed via the &man.mixer.8;
command. More details can be found in the &man.mixer.8; manual
page.</para>