Re: Sound on PowerMac G4 (digital audio)
Thanks for the information. I would like to offer my help in testing the fix, but my Linux skills are not up to the task unfortunately. When I get some time I will work on that. Again, thanks.
On Jul 17, 2010, at 11:35 AM, nello martuscielli wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 17, 2010 at 3:03 PM, Thomas Carlson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I have been testing various flavors of PPC Linux on my old PowerMac G4 (digital audio) to come up with a replacement for OS X Tiger. The latest, Debian Squeeze with xfce as the window manager. It runs fine, but as with all the other versions I've tried (Lenny, Yellow Dog, Ubuntu, etc.), the sound doesn't work. The CODEC on the sound card is Texas Instruments TA3001C. Has anyone with a similar machine experienced this problem?
> it isn't a gnu/linux distro problem but it's related to alsa driver
> included in the linux kernel.
> anyway, about your problem it was discussed in this thread:
> maybe you could help in testing/fix process.
> Power Mac G4 AGP 450MHz - CRUX PPC (32bit)/Debian PPC
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