Re: [config] sound board
On Saturday 14 July 2001 16:37, Phil wrote:
> hello everybody :)
> I would like to configure correctly the sound on my computer.
> This is the description (User's Manual of my laptop) :
> . controller : ESS1879
> (proprietary driver), PnP, 16-bit stereo,
> full-duplex 16-bit ADC, 3 DACs for audio,
> music synthesis and I²S zoom-video max. record & playback
> up to 44Khz stereo (WAVE audio) 20-voice FM music
> (ESFM(tm) technology)
> . wavetable : ESS692
> . compatibility : Sound Blaster Pro(tm) 3.01, 16-bit FM,
> MU401(UART mode), MS Windows Sound System(tm)
> honestly, I do not understand a lot :(
> As the board is Sound Blaster compatible, I have tried the sb module.
> But it does not work : I got an irq conflict problem.
> So, I pull the module off.
Perhaps it didn't work because you tried it as a user that was not in group
Otherwise you can try a OSS module with maestro or allegro in the name, but
I'm not sure.
> It seems I must use Alsa.
Look for the supported cards on www.alsaproject.org
> PS: what is "wavetable" ?
That's for midi. Not necessary for normal sound.