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After OpenSuse 12.1 64bit upgrade to OpenSuse 12.2 their is no sound however test sound is played in KDE Phonon application. Under the root account sound is working normally.

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I found the solution here: http://forums.opensuse.org/english/get-technical-help-here/multimedia/479556-test-audio-works-but-no-sound-any-application-3.html

It turns out that it is necessary to add audio / pulse / pulse access groups to the user under which sound is not working.

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