Re: making sound work?
thanks for your reply
I didn't know I have to do that; but I made it to work under the same
(after a lot of work) without doing that although I think I made a chmod
on some /dev
I will try that, thanks again
by the way I'm on the debian user list
[seems to me like I have to read some newbie debian help :-)
I thought I passed this stage :-( ]
Cameron Matheson wrote:
> just making sure you didn't forget to add yourself to the audio group...
> Cameron Matheson
> On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 12:03:04PM +0300, Dragos Delcea wrote:
> > hello all,
> > this is going to be a long one I guess:
> > Problem: instaling sound
> > OS: Debian 2.2r3 (all 3 binary CD's)
> > Hardware: yamaha opl sax
> > What I've accomplished:
> > pnpdump >>/etc/isapnp.conf
> > uncommented the appropriate entries in isapnp.conf (dmesg now show the
> > card detected)
> > added the (again) appropriate entries in /etc/modules
> > (sound-slot-0...,options opl3sa2 mss_io,dma1...dmabuf=1, etc). I swear
> > by those settings (I just copyed them from the previous install -same
> > debian- where they worked -don't ask me what I've done then-);
> > now at boot it sees the card,it tries to initialise it and gives me a
> > bunch of errors that 'mss_io must be set, ...blah-blah...'; I log in,
> > lsmod and it shows all the modules loaded (belive me I've seen the card
> > working and I know that are all)
> > OK, I ignore the errors, install xmms (libesd was installed before
> > -maybe that's the problem?-), select output plugin esd AND IT JUST POPS
> > UP THAT WINDOW that tells me to check if my sound card ...blah-blah.
> > Now, I'm new to debian, although not to linux. I was used to redhat and
> > it allways autodetected it whithout no problem.
> > Am I skipping something that's obvious, or am I doing something wrong?
> > Best regards from Bucharest Romania
> > Dragos
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