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Turn system beep on/off

In cmd-fu, System Maintenance on July 16, 2009 at 11:08 am

Edit /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist and add these lines:


# get rid of system beep

blacklist pcspkr

Reboot to activate this line.To re-enable the speaker (that emits the beep), remove these lines and reboot.

Alternatively, disable it for the current session:


sudo rmmod pcspkr

To re-enable the system speaker for the current session:


sudo modprobe pcspkr
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