Digital Ham Radio
k5di at zianet.com
Tue Jul 10 23:30:16 UTC 2007
Karl Larsen wrote:
> Karl Larsen wrote:
>> I got my Amateur Radio software named Gmfsk compiled and working,
>> but when I try to transmit I get this error message.
>> *** opensnd: open: /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy ***
>> I thought perhaps this means I have no ownership of /dev/dsp but I
>> found I OWN /dev/dsp which was a shock :-)
>> [karl at localhost ~]$ ls -al /dev/dsp
>> crw-rw----+ 1 karl root 14, 3 2007-07-10 04:42 /dev/dsp
>> [karl at localhost ~]$
>> This software has been a problem but I got it working in FC6.
>> There I had to give myself uucp Group and then the Serial Port
>> /dev/ttyS1 worked. I have already done that here but the /dev/dsp
>> problem is a new one.
>> Has anyone seen something like this?
> I turned on the software again so that I could receive some data
> and that worked fine but I got an odd error message that said:
> (gmfsk:7540): GnomeUI-WARNING **: While connecting to session manager:
> Could not open network socket.
> *** opensnd: open: /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy ***
> [karl at k5di ~]$
> The gmfsk:7540 is my old software and the part about not open network
> socket sounds like it might be bacause I am using NetworkManager now.
> This IS a change from FC6 so I think it is worth changing back to
> network to see if that fixes the problem.
Alas, the change to network did stop the error call about network but
the busy /dev/dsp remains a real problem.
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