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How to use speakers when using QBoat Sunny- An LXC example

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use speakers with QBoat Sunny.

You will need to create a Ubuntu LXC container. For more information on setting up containers, read the tutorial at https://www.qnap.com/go/how-to/tutorial/article/how-to-use-container-station

Setting the LXC Container

  1. Go to the Container Settings of Ubuntu LXU container, and click "Advanced Settings"
  2. Click "Device"
  3. Click "Add"
  4. Choose "Sound and ALSA (14,116)"
  5. Click "Apply"
  6. Open File Station
  7. Go to the location where your Ubuntu LXC container is stored (for example: "/Container/container-station-data/lib/lxc/<ubuntu-trusty-1>")
  8. Open "config" in a text editor.
  9. Enter the following line at the bottom of "config":  
     lxc.mount.entry = /dev/snd dev/snd none bind,optional,create=dir
  10. Save (and overwrite) the "config" file in the location where your Ubuntu LXC container is stored.
  11. When you reopen your Ubuntu LXC container you will be able to use the speakers.
Release date: 2017-12-29
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