Re: v2.4.14 kernel on Alpha: sound is not working
> On Nov 21, James D. Freels illuminated :
> I have an Alpha machine with a Digital "Alphastation" sound card.
> On prior v2.2.x kernels, the Microsoft Sound System (MSS) sound
> card option was sufficient to enable sound. However, the identical
> sound configuration in the kernel does not seem to work for v2.4.x.
read the changelogs, specifically the ones concerning sound stuffs in
/proc and /dev.
or to be more explicit, /dev/sndstat and /proc/sound have been removed
in the 2.4 kernels.
i have an alphastation 255/233 and ...
cat /proc/ioports reveals:
0530-0533 : WSS config
0534-0537 : MS Sound System
/proc/interupts disturbs from under a rock:
9: 1 XT-PIC MS Sound System
and mpg123 every_os_sucks.mp3 :
High Performance MPEG 1.0/2.0/2.5 Audio Player for Layer 1, 2 and 3.
Version 0.59q (1999/Jan/26). Written and copyrights by Michael Hipp.
Uses code from various people. See 'README' for more!
THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
Title : Every OS sucks Artist: Three Dead Trolls in a
Album : Year: 2001
Comment: http://mp3.com/ Genre: Unknown
Playing MPEG stream from every_os_sucks.mp3 ...
MPEG 1.0 layer III, 64 kbit/s, 44100 Hz stereo
I guess sound works.
OSS sound modules
MSS sound system == module
mpu401 == module
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