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-rw-r--r--libraries/libcanberra/README11
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/libraries/libcanberra/README b/libraries/libcanberra/README
index c86e8431d5..f02b9b02ad 100644
--- a/libraries/libcanberra/README
+++ b/libraries/libcanberra/README
@@ -3,5 +3,14 @@ Specifications, for generating event sounds on free desktops.
It comes with several backends (ALSA, PulseAudio, OSS, GStreamer, null)
and is designed to be portable.
-This requires sound-theme-freedesktop.
+This requires GConf and sound-theme-freedesktop, and you'll need to make
+sure GTK_MODULES contains "canberra-gtk-module" - the easiest way to do
+that is to have something like this in your shell initialization:
+
+ if [ -z "$GTK_MODULES" ] ; then
+ GTK_MODULES="canberra-gtk-module"
+ else
+ GTK_MODULES="$GTK_MODULES:canberra-gtk-module"
+ fi
+ export GTK_MODULES