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Old 12-30-2003, 04:03 PM   #1
TSGarp
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Disable Sound Card (Mandrake 9.2 KDE 3.1)


I have a built-in sound card and a Sound Blaster Live! sound card. I need to use the Sound Blaster Live! card and not the built in Via sound card. Is there a way that I can make Linux forget that the built-in card exists? Thanks in advance!
--Garp
 
Old 12-30-2003, 04:40 PM   #2
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Yes, you can. I think you can do it in HardDrake, but I don't know how...You can also do it using configuration files. The one that's interesting is /etc/modules (open it into an editor, as root). Could you paste the file?
 
Old 12-30-2003, 05:01 PM   #3
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Can't you disable the inbuilt card from your BIOS?
 
  


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