Re: SoundBlaster AWE64 ISAPNP on etch
* Kevin Mark [Sat, Feb 03 2007, 12:54:13AM]:
> > But when I try to play any sort of sound (audio CD, raw PCM file, etc.) I
> > just get static from the speakers.
> > I have also tried:
> > # modprobe sound
> > # modprobe sound-core
> > but cannot determine what effect, if any, these have.
> > any advice?
> the basic advice is to at least include the output of 'lspci' (assuming
> its a pci card). And telling us if 'alsaconf' has any problems. Did you
You do not need to assume but to read the subject. It is not a PCI card.
Generaly, the snd-sbawe module is used for this card... however, it
seems that all ISA soundcard support has been removed in the current
kernels. Does anyone know what happened to it?
> try running 'alsaconf' as root and then using 'alsamixer' to turn up all
> the volumes and hit 'm' so that the controls DO NOT SHOW 'm'. 'm' means
> mute, but you use 'm' to toggle this.
And install alsa-utils to save the volume on shutdown.
* Madkiss würgt.
<Madkiss> Da lag gerade so ein Karton im Kühlschrank. "Lust auf
was Feines?" -- Und das war ... Frittenfett *bllüär*