ALSA won't detect SB128
I'm running unstable on a P3 750 / Intel D815EEA box with a Soundblaster
128 (SB 4.1 Digital, indeed). ALSA won't even see it. I have installed
version 0.9.4-1. Running alsaconf I get the message
modinfo: snd: no module by that name found
repeated a couple of times and then a blue screen telling me that no
supported PnP cards were found.
FWIW, if I try running esd I get the message
/dev/dsp: No such device
So maybe there's something more subtle than a break in ALSA?
Frustratingly as ever it's all rosy under Windows so I don't think it's
a hardware problem.
Any suggestions? What other diagnostics should I post?
Dr Garret Cotter http://www.mrao.cam.ac.uk/~garret/
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