Re: No sound with udev..
On Fri, 2004-08-20 at 10:55 +0200, Ploum Ploum wrote:
> I'm testing here on Debian Sid, with full HAL, udev, and so one..
> I've followed instructions here :
> remove devfs=mount from grub/menu.lst and
> cd /etc/udev/rules.d; rm -f compat.rules; ln -s ../compat-full.rules
> now, I don't have sound anymore :-(
> alsactl restore
> alsactl: load_state:1134: No soundcards found...
> altought, all modules are perfectly loaded (snd_intel8x0 on my nforce2
> So I've putt devfs=mount again in grub, but it doesn't change anything.
> Worst thing : there's somes infinites recursive loops in /dev/
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 7 2004-08-19 10:42 agpgart -> agpgart
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 5 2004-08-19 10:42 audio -> audio
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 2004-08-19 10:42 dsp -> dsp
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 5 2004-08-19 10:42 mixer -> mixer
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 2004-08-19 10:42 rtc -> rtc
> As said previously on this list, like everybody I use ALSA and the OSS
I don't think that you should be using devfs, in fact, if i were you I'd
just remove that deprecated stuff from my kernel.
Now, did you try running "alsaconf" and rebooting (again)? udev should
create all necessary snd devices in /dev/. After that, make sure you run
"alsamixer" in the console and remove the Mute from whatever has Mute in
Just a thought... hope that helps. It has happened to me in various
boxes and they all work correctly after following that same trend of