Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Mark Creamer <mcreamer@××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] no sound
Date: Sun, 24 Jul 2005 02:25:24
Message-Id: 42E2FBC4.1000806@adelphia.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] no sound by Chris S
Chris S wrote:

> http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/alsa-guide.xml > > :) > > you can enable the driver either under alsa in teh kernel, or by > emerging alsa-driver. > > then you need alsa-utils > > and run alsaconf > > add alsasound to the boot runlevel > > and you should be good to go > > -c > > Mark Creamer wrote: > >> I have one other issue with my newly built system - I don't have >> sound yet. The card is a SB Live EMU10K1. I have it enable in the >> kernel. First I enabled it only in ALSA. Then when that didn't work, >> I also enabled it in OSS. But I don't know what I'm doing there. >> Should I be doing both? >> >> Anyway, from Control Center, when I click on sound & multimedia/sound >> system, I get the message "Unable to start the sound server to >> retrieve possible sound I/O methods." >> >> The sound card is not set to load as module, I have it compiled into >> the kernel. >> >> Thanks! >> Mark > >
Man...I really should have seen that. Thanks Chris. I'll dig more first next time! What a great list this is.......... -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list