Have you tried:
You then have to do a
BTW do you have a PCI or PCMCIA (laptop) card?
I have the PCMCIA, and have some strange DSP chip problems that we (with the author of the driver) haven't been able to pin down...
Don't forget all the other instructions:
tar xjf alsa-driver-1.0.5a.tar.bz2
tar xjf ../ea-0.8.12.tar.bz2
patch -p0 < EchoaudioPatch_1.0.5.patch
./cvscompile --with-cards=gina24[,other cards] [other options]
cc -Wall `gtk-config --libs` `gtk-config --cflags` -lasound pci/echoaudio/echomixer.c -o Emixer