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Old 12-13-2003, 09:21 AM   #1
Boffy
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Unhappy CM8738 6Channels with mandrake 9.1


Dear reader,

I want surround sound on my linux computer and i can't get it. I have a CM8738 6 channel sound card and i can only get 4 channels from it. I have tried using modprobe cmpci speakers=6 i still only get 4 channels. Can you please help me i really want my full sound back

Modules.conf:
probeall scsi_hostadapter ide-scsi
alias eth0 8139too
alias sound-slot-0 cmpci
probeall usb-interface usb-uhci
alias eth1 8139too
above snd-cmipci snd-pcm-oss

Boffy
 
Old 12-13-2003, 02:51 PM   #2
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have you looked at alsa?

take a look here, may be helpful.

http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-doc...&module=cmipci

good luck.
 
Old 12-22-2003, 12:46 PM   #3
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So is there anyone who ever got this to work? If yes, I'd really like to know how.
 
  


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