Re: I am now totally confused about modules
Christophe Broult <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> David Z Maze <dmaze@MIT.EDU> writes:
> > bsamuels <email@example.com> writes:
> > BS> I have also noticed the follow errors in the log when I play a CD:
> > BS>
> > BS> Aug 22 10:45:56 modprobe: modprobe: Can't locate module sound-slot-0
> > BS> Aug 22 10:45:56 modprobe: modprobe: Can't locate module sound-service-0-3
> > Hmm, that's odd. (Those messages would be produced by the 'soundcore'
> > module loading.)
> Those messages are related to the alsa modules. I guess you have installed
> some alsa packages. You should look at /etc/modutils/alsa. In that
> file, I have added the following line:
> alias snd-card-0 gus
> because I have a GUS compatible card.
> Note that in /etc/modutils/aliases I have:
> options gus io=0x220 irq=15 dma=6 dma16=-1
> alias synth0 opl3
> options opl3 io=0x388
> to configure my GUS card.
> In short the alsa modules uses the OSS sound modules to provide sound
> for your system.
I don't have alsa on my system. I did try it once but removed the package.