Re: ALSA sound recording frustration SOLVED (to a point)
On Saturday 29 November 2008 07:20 pm, Kelly Clowers wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 29, 2008 at 14:11, Nigel Henry <email@example.com>
> > Hi Kelly.
> > I did see the Etchnhalf 2.6.24 kernel when looking at synaptic. I only
> > suggested the musix one, as I have it installed, and know it uses alsa
> > driver 1.0.16. I'm on dialup, and didn't want to download the etchnhalf
> > kernel, only to find that the alsa driver available on it was earlier
> > than 1.0.16.
> > Have you got the etchnhalf kernel 2.6.24 x86 installed, and could let me
> > know which alsa driver version it is using? Otherwise I'll install it
> > myself.
> I run Unstable, actually. But I see now that 2.6.24 uses alsa 1.0.15.
> Kelly Clowers
Using the MUSIX kernel solved the problem with the "sound card." Sound now
works--YIPEE!!! Many thanks for all the good suggestions.
Now I need to compile some kernel modules for VirtualBox so I need the kernel
source. Of course, it is not listed in synaptic, so now I'm in the position
of rebooting between configurations that use sound and one where I can use