Re: Sound card driver for CM87389(rev 10)
On Sun, 1 Sep 2002, Paul E Condon wrote:
> I am working on getting sound set up on this Woody computer.
> I got a sound card from Frys and plugged it in.
> lspci says it is C-Media Electronics CM8738(rev 10).
> I suspect that I need the cmpci.o modules, that appeared
> when I was installing the vanilla Woody. But I couldn't
> get vanilla to handle my CD reader in a way that I understood,
> and I have installed the compact version of Woody, which
> I can make work for both my CD reader and writer (separate
> devices hdc and hdd, respectively).
> But compact doesn't include cmpci.o
> Where can I find it? What package must I load to get it to
> show up in /lib/modules/... ?
> Or am I totally misunderstanding? I have never done sound,
> so am ignorant of even the most basic sound info. I read
> various howto and think I understand, but then when I try,
> it doesn't work.
perhabs you want to install the alsa-packages or even compile alsa from