Re: Errors starting up alsa
On 2004-02-01, Niels L. Ellegaard penned:
> "Monique Y. Herman" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Sorry for jumping into this thread late ... will the alsa intel8x0
>> module work for any card using the ac97_codec module?
> In the alsa howto there is a brief description of the hardware
> supported by alsa http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/Alsa-sound-3.html#ss3.3
> I am not a great alsa master, so I can only give you a proof of
> existence. I use kernel 2.4.22 and I have have a k7s5a card. I can
> choose between a module called ac97_codec and alsa (which again uses a
> module called snd-ac97-codec). However I cannot load both ac97 modules
> at the same time.
Aha! When I was looking for this info a few days ago, I found this link
and guessed from that that it wasn't supported. Good to see I was
> There is a very specific description of the k7s5a card in the k7s5a
> howto, but you can probably find more general descriptions elsewhere.
Thank you! I will go read that.
> PS: Is k7s5a short for kissa?
No idea ...