TeamSpeak and Urban Terror under Linux

For the people that want to run TeamSpeak and Urban Terror together on the one machine here is quick howto to stop TeamSpeak hogging the audio.

1) You need to install alsa-oss

sudo apt-get install alsa-oss

2) goto Applications => Internet, right click on TeamSpeak and add launcher to Panel or Pesktop
3) Right click on the TeamSpeak launcher on Panel or Desktop and goto Properties => Launcher
4) In the command section add ‘aoss‘ in front of ‘teamspeak‘, eg – ‘aoss teamspeak
5) close the Properties window and launch TeamSpeak from your modified launcher

enjoy 🙂

Notes:
Thanks to MatthewV with his help with testing 🙂

This HowTo should work with other games but I have only tested it with Urban Terror

Reference:
Ubuntu alsa-oss

Comments (4)

  1. 19:22, Saturday, May 10, 2008ghost  / Reply

    it works great!
    i was exactly looking for this thx for the trick

  2. 3:05, Monday, November 3, 2008Alex.css  / Reply

    Sorry, but notice it doesn’t work on Intrepid Ibex (8.10)
    No sound is provided :/

  3. 3:53, Sunday, December 21, 2008Johel  / Reply

    yeah, not working on intrepid ibex. was working just fine on hardy heron 8.04.

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