Re: NVidia MCP61, no sound...
On Sat, 01 May 2010 17:25:35 +0200, Andrea Giuliano wrote:
> Here aplay -l:
> card 0: NVidia [HDA NVidia], device 0: HDA Generic [HDA Generic]
> Subdevices: 1/1
> Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
> Here is amixer info, too:
> Card default 'NVidia'/'HDA NVidia at 0xf9ef8000 irq 22'
> Mixer name : 'VIA ID 397'
> Components : 'HDA:11060397'
> Controls : 4
> Simple ctrls : 3
> Actually, you are right, it's rather strange I see just a few controls,
> they should be many more (my card is a 7.1 points one).
So the codec is "VIA ID 397". Maybe quite new for your alsa version.
Mmmm... A quick Google search¹ seems to indicate the codec is supported
since ALSA 1.0.19 and as you are running Lenny I'm afraid you'll have
Just to be sure, try a LiveCD of any distribution that includes a newer
ALSA version and see if that works.