Re: Sound no longer works with kernel 2.6.12
On Wed, Sep 21, 2005 at 03:20:39PM +0200, Theo Schmidt wrote:
> Am Mittwoch, 21. September 2005 11.45 schrieb Horms:
> > Can you try running the following on the command line?
> > modprobe cs4232
> root@tbox:/home/theo# modprobe cs4232
> FATAL: Error inserting cs4232
> (/lib/modules/2.6.12-1-686/kernel/sound/oss/cs4232.ko): No such device
> There is indeed no such file at that location. Could I copy the file
> from /lib/modules/2.4.20-xfs/kernel/drivers/sound even though it is called
> cs4232.o (not .ko), or will this do something nasty?
> Am Mittwoch, 21. September 2005 11.47 schrieb Maximilian Attems:
> > have you alsa installed? (alsa-base, alsa-utils)
> Yes, but alsaconf can't find the card. Neither can the KDE Infozentrum or any
> other tool I know, only Knoppix (all versions), which finds it OK.
this is an isa sound card?
> Is this card perhaps so old that the cs4232 driver is simply missing from the
> 2.6.12-1-686 kernel?
no alsa driver are always prefixed with snd-, try:
> Could I simply replace the file called vmlinuz-2.6.12-1-686 (1.2MB) with a
> similar file found in Knoppix 4.0 and all will be well, or will everything
kernel and it's modules needs to be compiled with exactly the same gcc
and be of the same version i doubt that it is the case.
please send dmesg output after aboves modprobe.