Re: more sound difficulties
Thanks for the help. I will try your configuration.
> First off, why does a production machine *need* sound unless you are
> doing sound work?
Some users will be doing sound work.
>Servers probably shouldn't even have sound cards.
Its a laptop, not a server
> Secondly, ALSA is still beta software and you really shouldn't blame
> Debian for its failings.
I wasnt blaming Debian per se, but I was told that it was the best
approach, when my first attempts were failing.
> Thirdly, if you are doing sound programming,
> you might as well stick with OSS since alsa-lib is changing so rapidly.
OSS wasnt working at all.
> It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.
> -- Benjamin Disraeli