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Old 16th July 2008
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Default Beep on startup?

How do I make my computer beep when the login prompt appears? I want it to notify me when it's ready to go without having to turn the monitor on.
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Old 16th July 2008
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Add
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echo '^G'
to last line before exit 0 of file /etc/rc

^G must be typed in following way: Ctrl+V Ctrl+G

^G is actually  (this one may look different in your browser)

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