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Re: The time is ...

Quoting Johann Spies (jhspies@adept.co.za):
> I had "saytime" working.
> On Saturday I installed a new motherboard and since then calling
> "saytime" does not say the time anymore but starts and ends with "The
> time is..."
> I have reinstalled saytime, but it did not solve the problem.  Does
> anyone know wether it has something to do with some CMOS-setting?  Or
> where else do I look for a solution?

Just a possibility - it can solve truncation, but I didn't think
it got that bad...

Try putting into /etc/modutils/local

options sound dmabuf=1

and running update-modules.
The buffer needs to be allocated to < 16MB so getting it modprobed
early ensures that. This problem might arise with a new mobo/more


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