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    SubjectRe: howto get a melodic system beep?
    On Sun, Dec 16, 2007 at 11:25:49PM +0100, Harald Dunkel wrote:
    > Hi folks,
    >
    > Is there a way to replace the system beep by something more
    > melodic?
    >
    > I remember some 10 years ago there was a patch for the kernel
    > to call an external "beep daemon" playing an audio file instead
    > (no kidding). But it never worked very well. Sometimes there
    > was a huge delay, and some programs were not very nice to the
    > system beep.

    Hi, check out the URL below.
    I use this thing on a pc that doesn't have a pc speaker:

    http://carcosa.net/jason/software/beep/

    Here is a description on how to use this:

    http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Virtual_PC_Speaker

    Regards,
    Toon.
    --
    "I never set out to be weird,
    it was always other people who called me weird."
    -- 1986 Frank Zappa


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