Re: sound and 2.4.16
Check out the newest beta of Alsa. The packages are in Debian, and it seems
to work much better than the kernel driver. At least it makes KDE arts and
other things work where they never worked before.
On Thu, Nov 29, 2001 at 04:32:40PM +0100, Nik wrote:
> im not using the cd player, but xmms works fine with a 2.4.16 kernel
> im running on a g3 lombard.
> relevent options ->
> power mac DMA sound driver,
> OSS support, with persistent DAM buffers, all compiled into the kernel.
> the sound didnt work with the same kernel source when each of these was
> modularised, also sometimes it gives an error from the sound driver
> (cpu overload, or similar) when kde startsup, kmix wont work, but
> xmms will comtinue without
> now, if only i could remeber whcih src tree i used :/
> either benh, or bitkeeper
> > I've got a PMac G3/266, running a 2.4.16 kernel, and my sound is still funky
> > with it. Sound works fine with a 2.2.x kernel...funny thing is that with the
> > 2.4.16 kernel, my cdplayer works, but not xmms. Neither does my sound server
> > control panel in kde. In fact, I can crash xmms and the sound server control
> > panel. I compiled the two default sound modules first as modules (which
> > didn't work the sound at all), but when I compiled them directly into the
> > kernel, at least I can get sound from my cd player...
> > Thanks for any help!
> > Russell
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