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Re: Sound on new Powerbook

"Matthew T. Atkinson" <matthew@agrip.org.uk> wrote:

> I am using the ALSA modules and it only produces any sound when you plug
> in external speakers.  It is on my list of things to look into after
> this initrd problem and the CPUfreq issues have been sorted.
> Unfortunately it seems that these new PowerBook5,4s are a bit different
> than what came before :-S.

Apple has a tradition of using new, subtly different sound chips in
every new machine. Usually all it takes to get the new chip going is a
quick look at the Darwin sources and a day or two of hacking in the
dmasound driver.

Have fun :)


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