Linux - HardwareThis forum is for Hardware issues.
Having trouble installing a piece of hardware? Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux?
Welcome to LinuxQuestions.org, a friendly and active Linux Community.
You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Join our community today!
Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us. If you need to reset your password, click here.
Having a problem logging in? Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corp. 82850 850 (Tehama) Chipset Host Bridge (MCH) (rev 02)
00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82850 850 (Tehama) Chipset AGP Bridge (rev 02)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corp. 82801BA/CA/DB PCI Bridge (rev 02)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corp. 82801BA ISA Bridge (LPC) (rev 02)
00:1f.1 IDE interface: Intel Corp. 82801BA IDE U100 (rev 02)
00:1f.2 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801BA/BAM USB (Hub #1) (rev 02)
00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corp. 82801BA/BAM SMBus (rev 02)
00:1f.4 USB Controller: Intel Corp. 82801BA/BAM USB (Hub #2) (rev 02)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: ATI Technologies Inc Radeon RV200 QW [Radeon 7500]
02:06.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+ (rev 10)
02:0a.0 Multimedia controller: Motorola: Unknown device 3410
02:0b.0 Multimedia controller: Sigma Designs, Inc. REALmagic Hollywood Plus DVD Decoder (rev 02)
I assume the problem is with "02:0a.0 Multimedia controller: Motorola: Unknown device 3410"
I am running RedHat9, 2.4.20-19.9
I've googled this quite extensively, which is what led me to here. I have an echoaudio Mia pro audio card, and I keep getting "error while initializing the sound driver. device /dev/dsp can't be opened (no such device)". There's a driver for this card and a how-to at the URL email@example.com/ea.html. I've gone through the full ALSA driver installation procedure listed there, and installed alsa-lib and alsa-utils with no error. In fact, ALSA's mixer runs, but of course I get no output due to the badly configured soundcard.
sndconfig doesn't help because this soundcard isn't listed. I have verified that /lib/modules/2.4.20-19.9/kernel/sound/pci/echoaudio exists, so doesn't that verify the module's properly installed?
Any suggestions how i can make RH9 recognize this card? I spoke to the manufacturer, who pointed me to the ALSA page mentioned above, but that's all they knew.
after "modprobe snd-echoaudio" dmesg reads "Card registered: Mia rev.0 (DSP56361) at 0xe6000000 irq 5" and "cat /proc/interrupts" verifies Echoaudio on IRQ 5, but redhat-config-soundcard still detects nothing and sound doesn't work.
"cat /proc/bus/pci/devices" reveals the device "Echoaudio", but it does not appear in /etc/modules.conf, so I tried adding the line "sound-slot-0 Echoaudio", but that had no effect.
in /dev, the perms to audio* and relevant devices have been set to 666.