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Old 03-23-2007, 10:19 AM   #1
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Cirrus Logic CS 4614/22/24 can't output system-event sounds

Please help:

No system-event sounds. Files of types .ogg and .wav play successfully in Totem. CDROM-audio fine. "Frozen Bubble"-audio fine. No Gnometris audio. All mixer channels open.

Linux version 2.6.8-2-686 ( (gcc version 3.3.5 (Debian 1:3.3.5-13)) #1 Tue Aug 16 13:22:48 UTC 2005

cat /proc/cpuinfo=
processor : 0
vendor_id : GenuineIntel
cpu family : 15
model : 1
model name : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 1.60GHz
stepping : 2
cpu MHz : 1595.201
cache size : 256 KB

lspci -v=
Multimedia audio controller: Cirrus Logic CS 4614/22/24 [CrystalClear SoundFusion Audio Accelerator] (rev 01)
Subsystem: Voyetra Technologies: Unknown device 3357
Flags: bus master, slow devsel, latency 32, IRQ 185
Memory at feafe000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4K]
Memory at fe700000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=1M]
Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 2

desktop environment=Gnome


box=Dell Dimension 4400

Thank you.

Last edited by bezdomny; 03-23-2007 at 11:46 PM. Reason: completeness
Old 03-24-2007, 11:15 PM   #2
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Are you sure that system sounds has been enabled?
System -> Preferences -> Sound -> "Sounds" tab -> enable "ESD" and "System Sounds"


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