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i have installed fedora core 2, and getting a very strange sound. (like a motorbike)
sound card detected but cannot hear test sound.
have via technologies, VT8233/A/8235/8237 AC97 Audio Controller.
alsaconf not working, no such file or directory.
alsamixer: all volumes full, no mute...
tried various combinations to mute some bars.
00:00.0 Host bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8378 [KM400] Chipset Host Bridge
00:01.0 PCI bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8237 PCI Bridge
00:10.0 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.1 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.2 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.3 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. USB 2.0 (rev 82)
00:11.0 ISA bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8235 ISA Bridge
00:11.1 IDE interface: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82C586A/B/VT82C686/A/B/VT823x/A/C PIPC Bus Master IDE (rev 06)
00:11.5 Multimedia audio controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8233/A/8235/8237 AC97 Audio Controller (rev 50)
00:12.0 Ethernet controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT6102 [Rhine-II] (rev 74)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8378 [S3 UniChrome] Integrated Video (rev 01)
if anything else is required, tell me.
i am new to linux but trying to learn it!!!
thanks in advance....
amd athlon 2100+, 512 mb ram, 8 gb hard disk
I had exactly the same problem with my system. Just a few moments ago, I ran update and that changed my system from kernel 2.6.5-1 to 2.6.9-1.6. Now my sound works fine and seems to be all fixed. Now, all I have to do is figure out why it changed my printer to a postscript printer. I managed to change the printer back to the correct one in everything except Mozilla. Can anyone tell me how to do that? Also, I could use a few instructions about how to get rid of the old kernel that is still showing on the grub loader. Thanks.