Re: how do i get sound working?
Bob <BizarroBum@netscape.net> wrote:
> alright i've read the sound-how-to but it didn't help me. my sound card is a
> "Creative Labs Audio PCI 64V". im not sure what sound driver i should be
> using or how to set the irq, I/o port, and DMA settings... running pnpdump
> does nothing.
I'm not awfully familiar with that card, as I have a ISA version of it.
If your card really is PCI, there's no need to configure anything except
OSS sound modules in your kernel. You did that, didn't you ?
They maybe even precompiled, check /lib/modules/<your_kernel_version>/misc
for sb.o and sbawe.o. If they are there, just "modprobe -ak sb".
There's additional docs in the kernel source tree for configuring awe...
If you want to get it the easier way, may I suggest ALSA.
Search for alsa with dselect.