Re: No sound problems on Intel board
On Tuesday 12 August 2008 16:21, Frank McCormick wrote:
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> Sometime over the last few days I lost all sound on my system. Its an
> intel board - audio apps tell me they can't open the sound device, but
> when the system boots I hear a pop in the speakers as the drivers are
> here's the relevant output of lspci -v
> 00:1f.5 Multimedia audio controller: Intel Corporation 82801EB/ER
> (ICH5/ICH5R) AC'97 Audio Controller (rev 02) Subsystem: Intel Corporation
> Device e001
> Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 0, IRQ 17
> Memory at ffa7f800 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=512]
> Memory at ffa7f400 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=256]
> Capabilities:  Power Management version 2
> Kernel driver in use: Intel ICH
> Kernel modules: snd-intel8x0
> Its a Sid system, up to date.
> Where should I start looking, as sound used to work with no problems.
> - --
> Frank -- firstname.lastname@example.org
Hi Frank. I presume this is after some updates to Sid. What do you you get
from the following comands.
lsmod | grep snd
In a terminal/Konsole, what does typing alsamixer as user show? Perhaps some
update or other has muted the sound, and you now need to unmute it. Just a
I have Sarge, Etch, and Lenny installs, but havn't dared to go as close to the
edge as Sid yet.
All the best.