Re: How do I configure Audigy LS Soundcard? ALSA, Etch, 7.1 speaker
On Thu, Jun 29, 2006 at 12:02:17PM +0200, steef wrote:
> what kernel are you using? what distro? did you compile the alsa-driver
> yourself or are you using the debian_version (built-in in the
> 2.6.x-kernels)? did you install alsa-utils and/or alsa-base and the
Ok, perhaps I've been a bit sparse on informations.
Soundcard: Sound Blaster Audigy SE
I'm using the alsa-driver from Debian, and I have installed alsa-base
and alsa-utils and alsa-libs
> are you using the right chip? if you read the adequate webpages on the
> alsa-website you can see that different soundblaster_cards need
> different chips. maybe that is the problem?
> I myself prefer to compile/install the driver-source (--tar.gz) as root
> in/from the directory /usr/source/alsa directly into the kernel. that
> works only if you install your kernelheaders and get rid of a small
> 'lockup-file' within lib/modules/kernel &&.
> install as root alsa-libs and alsa-utils as well. on this way I got a -
> really good!- sound immediately out of my soundblaster-card. the
> on_board intel8x0 sound chip seems to confuse, when turned on *together*
> with the soundblaster_card, my audio_programs. that 's the reason i
> turned it off.
I think I would make it a module, perhaps because compiling it into the
kernel seems to be to difficult for me, but ...
> by the way: did you put snd-ca0106 in /etc/modules ?
no, I will do so, and reboot.
> some logs you can
> find in /usr/src/alsa/alsa_driver, if you compile your alsa-driver into
> the kernel yourself. there may be other logs i do not know of.
> kind regards,
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