Re: hammerfall help request
I've been totally unsystematic about this problem in my machines
(granted with wheezy and jessie), but what I've found is that simply
starting the alsamixer app and re-raising the volume "fixes" the
issue. Until it happens again, for reasons which I could never
determine. Now if you don't have alsa installed or active, you
should........I don't know.....
On Wed, Aug 15, 2018 at 9:31 AM Glenn English <email@example.com> wrote:
> Buster, RME Hammerfall, Supermicro box
> I can't get my RME Hammerfall sound card to make noise in the
> headphones. It did a few weeks ago with pretty much the same hardware
> and pretty much the same OS.
> I replaced the DDR3 1066 RAM with DDR3 1333, and I updated Buster.
> I've tried to do what I did before to get the RME going, but either I
> can't remember what I did or something has changed so it doesn't work
> anymore (I doubt it).
> lspci sees the card, as does alsamixer and the HDSP utilities in
> XFCE's multimedia menu (HDSPmixer and HDSPconf):
> root@sbox:~# lspci | egrep -i hammerfall
> 02:01.0 Multimedia audio controller: Xilinx Corporation RME Hammerfall
> DSP (rev 97)
> If I open an audio file in Audacity, I see the 'meters' bounce, but
> there's nothing in the 'phones.
> I've looked at everything I can find on the web and done what they
> suggest. I've installed modules and listed them -- they all seem to be
> root@sbox:~# cat /proc/modules | egrep hdsp
> snd_hdsp 69632 0 - Live 0xffffffffc0997000
> snd_rawmidi 40960 2 snd_seq_midi,snd_hdsp, Live 0xffffffffc08b8000
> snd_hwdep 20480 2 snd_hdsp,snd_hda_codec, Live 0xffffffffc073c000
> snd_pcm 118784 5
> Live 0xffffffffc0922000
> snd 94208 17 snd_seq,snd_hda_codec_realtek,snd_hdsp,snd_rawmidi,snd_seq_device,snd_hda_codec_generic,snd_hda_codec_hdmi,snd_hda_intel,snd_hda_codec,snd_hwdep,snd_pcm,snd_timer,
> Live 0xffffffffc0895000
> And I've checked to make sure the 'phones are plugged in. Looks OK,
> but I think I remember hearing small clicks when I plugged them in
> before. All quiet now. Even if I'm remembering correctly, the lack of
> clicks could be due to having something set wrong.
> I really think there's something I haven't done, but I can't figure
> out what. Anybody have any ideas?
> Glenn English