The CPU beep is a really irritating thing in Linux distros and sometimes the graphical sound manager does not work when shutting it up.
Fortunately there is a simple way to do it in terminal. In Ubuntu (and distros based upon it) type:
gksudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist
In Debian type:
I'm new to the community. I have a basic to mid level understanding of Linux, and have had a little hands on experience. I'm always looking for resources and projects that allow me to get my hands dirty. My learning style is to jump in and try. Looking forward to being a part of the community.
The Debian Project today is mourning the loss of legendary Linux developer Ray Dassen. Ray Dassen served the Linux community and Debian at large for nearly all of Debians life, having joined the project in the very beginning working hand-in-hand while the projects founder, Ian Murdock.