Re: Sound problem
On Fri, Apr 25, 2003 at 07:10:34PM +0100, North London John wrote:
> I'm using a G3 graphite slot-loading 600mhz CRT iMac, and have been
> using Yellow Dog 2.3 and Mandrake 8.1 and 9.1.
> I'm going to put Debian on this box soon, but want to check one detail
> out first.
> With all the distros I've so far used on this machine, I get an awful
> hiss of static from the moment sound is initialised until shutdown. I
> have googled and googled, but found nothing particularly helpful. I
> have seen complaints on both Mandrake and YD lists/forums (where I've
> looked the hardest) but not on this list (or for, eg, Gentoo).
> This makes me think it could be something to do with Red Hat (upon
> which both Mdrake and YD are based.) But it may be a problem with the
> particular type of sound hardware in this machine. I've also read that
> it may be something to do with KDE's sound drivers.
> Could someone with a box similar to mine please confirm that there
> isn't this problem and that sound works on Debian?
Someone may reply, but also search the list for sound issues. There
has been lots of general discussion. (Not this, IIRC, though.)
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