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Audacity “error while opening sound device”

Old faithful Audacity, the easy sound editing programme has been disappointing me for a while now, in the sense that I can open a sound, convert it to another format, but I cannot listen to it (highly unpractical for a sound editor)…

“error while opening sound device”

Now, I have looked for some solutions – and this Ubuntu forum post seems to be the most promising at the moment:::


I still need to try these suggestions – and promise to report back on the easiest one.

* System used: Ubuntu 8.04, realtime kernel 2.6.24*