During installation, YaST normally identifies and
configures the sound cards of your computer automatically.
Otherwise (or if you installed a new sound card), start YaST
and configure the sound card manually in the
module. When your sound card has been
configured, you can control the volume and balance with a mixer
and start other sound applications.
Linux includes a wide range of sound and multimedia
applications. Some of these applications are installed on your
Linux system by default. With the applications described here,
control the volume and balance of playback and play CDs, music and
In case one of the listed applications is not installed by
default on your system, use YaST to install the missing
packages. Use the search function of the YaST package
management tool to find the package names.