sarge 2.6.8 kernel, ALSA ESS1869 No Sound
I'm running sarge and the 2.6.8-1-386 kernel.
My ancient laptop has an ESS 1869 ISA sound card built in.
The sound doesn't work and when I start KDE I get a message that says:
"Error while initialising sound driver device: default can't be opened for
I've run alsaconf and get the following:
Unloading sound driver modules...done.
Probing legacy cards.. This may take a few minutes..
Probing: es18xx : FOUND!!
grep: /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base: No such file or directory
FATAL: Error inserting snd_es18xx
(/lib/modules/2.6.8-1-386/kernel/sound/isa/snd-es18xx.ko): No such device
Setting default volumes...
I suspect this means the driver isn't built - any ideas where to get it from
or how to build it? The only alsa-modules package I could find seems to be
for a 2.4 kernel.
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