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Old 03-18-2003, 05:02 PM   #1
STaiND
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Sound Dead c-media Asus Onboard


Ok Ive Got a major issue i cant get my sound to work at all
rh-8 picks my card up but dont work i get this in the sound card config

-------------------------------
c-media electronics inc
model:cm8738
module:disabled
-------------------------------

Thx
 
Old 03-18-2003, 06:35 PM   #2
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off the top of my head, and if I'm reading your post right, I would change the module:diabled to module: enabled in the conf file

or try manually loading the module - "modprobe -a cm8738"

[edit] sorry - I am tired, and I did read this wrong - the modproe -a might work, but you will need to find out the correct module name - I'm not sure it is the same as the model number

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Old 03-18-2003, 07:38 PM   #3
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were would i locate this conf file?
this is from the linux driver set i tryed this modprobe thing and it dont work


1. Before first time to run the driver, create module dependency by
'depmod -a'

2. To install the driver manually, enter 'modprobe cmpci'.

3. Driver installation for various distributions:
a. Slackware 4.0
Add the 'modprobe cmpci' command in your /etc/rc.d/rc.modules
file.so you can start the driver automatically each time booting.

b. Caldera OpenLinux 2.2
Use LISA to load the cmpci module.

c. RedHat 6.0 and S.u.S.E. 6.1
Add following command in /etc/conf.modules:

alias char-major-14 cmpci
DRIVER PARAMETER
================================================================================

Some functions for the cm8738 can be configured in Kernel Configuration
or modules parameters. Set these parameters to 1 to enable.

spdif_loop: Enable S/PDIF loop, this route S/PDIF-in to S/PDIF-out
directly.
four_ch: Enable 4 channels mode, rear-out or line-in will output
the same as line-out.
rear_out: Enable this if you have independent rear-out jacket on
your sound card, otherwise line-in will be used as
rear-out.
modem: You will need to set this parameter if you want to use
the HSP modem. You need install the pctel.o, the modem
driver itself.
 
  


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