Re: sound problem ibook g4
2011/4/29, m laks <email@example.com>:
> it is an ibook g4 from 2004 perhaps late.
> it is not a powermac.
I was talking about the Model Identifier:
.Try: cat /proc/device-tree/model
> its not a volume issue. i hear fine just strange sounds. alsamixer set to 99
> or lower for master and stuff for pcm . why would treble and bass have any
A bug in the driver, one might say.
> in a week when i get back from a conference if neccessary I will trash the
> install and reinstall and try again.
> (i have never had to reinstall debian every before on 10's of machines!!!)
> this is a very sad occurence!!! i have never had this idea of reinstalling -
> so windows like. :(
Maybe you are over-reacting. If we can find out what makes the
difference between your and my installation...
To run exactly the same driver:
1) install stock kernel for squeeze: linux-image-2.6.32-5-powerpc (2.6.32-31)
2) install my driver package:
To 'refresh' your alsa driver, you could try to remove (or rename)