Gentoo Archives: gentoo-accessibility

From: Cleverson Casarin Uliana <clever92000@×××××××××.br>
To: gentoo-accessibility@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-accessibility] Unable to open the soft_synth device
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:17:00
In Reply to: [gentoo-accessibility] Unable to open the soft_synth device by Cleverson Casarin Uliana
OK, I discovered a possible bug related to my problem below. Whenever I 
enable the speakup_soft module as built in to the kernel, it doesn't 
creat the softsynth device during boot. Compiling it as an external 
module and configuring it to be loaded automatically works fine.


Em 10/7/2011 12:42, Cleverson Casarin Uliana escreveu:
> Hello all: > > After upgrading my kernel from 2.6.34-gentoo-r12 to 2.6.38-gentoo-r6, > Espeakup complains it's unable to find and open the soft_synth device at > boot. In order to upgrade the kernel, I used the .config file from the > older kernel, however I made sure to enter the device drivers/staging > drivers and select the speakup core and soft_synth options. I made both > built-in to the kernel. Do you have any hint what's happening? > > Thanks, > Cleverson > >