Re: How to enable sound with Intel AC'97 on Sony VAIO GRX316G?
> Module Size Used by Not tainted
> i810_audio 19968 0 (unused)
> soundcore 3492 2 [i810_audio]
> ac97_codec 9344 0 [i810_audio]
> How do I know that sound does work now? I used the gnome control
> center to play some sounds, but haven't heard anything. I also have'nt
> got any error messages though.
try to play some mp3 and ensure your Mater and PCM volumes are not muted.
However, I have a similar laptop GR7/K and I had to recompile the kernel with ACPI support to have a fully functional system (without ACPI I had problems with sound, modem, memorystick slot).