Re: Supercilious replies and I really do want your help
OK, try this.
If you are running a 2.4 kernel then install like this:
apt-get alsa-utils alsa-drivers
and follow the instructions it should find your sound card and install the
driver for it.
If you have a 2.6 kernel then just apt-get install alsa-conf and then run
alsaconf. In the debian kernel-image-2.6 the alsa drivers are built as
modules already, since the alsa sound system/drivers are now a standard part
of the 2.6 kernels.
On Friday 07 May 2004 03:46 am, Ken Fish wrote:
> I sent the following message
> Will some one please suggest a suitable ALSA sound driver package for Linux
> release 2.4.24.xfs. The card is described as fm801.
> So far I've recieved one reply. This was both supercilious and patronising.
> I have noticed that I'm not the only one to be on the recieving end of such
> treatment. Please understand that some of your fellow Debianians are new
> to the OS and are in need of real help and encouragement, not put downs.
> Please look into your hearts and help us new commers to learn about Linux.
> Almost dis heartened
> PS To David Clymer I had already seached Google using many combos. Non have
Linux - to keep you humble.