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Old 10-08-2004, 06:03 AM   #1
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OSS Sound to work - how?


Hi

How do I get the OSS Sound to work? I am using Mandrake 8 (kernel version 2.4.8)

I have an on-board sound on ASUS mobo - it says I have an AD1980 AUDIO CODEC.

Please help - i have tried ALSA but could not get it to work - when I try and install the modules I was getting missing symbols errors.

BTW in XMMS when I play a mp3, i can see the bars moving - so I think its playing but no sound??

Thanks for your help.

Shelton.

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Old 10-08-2004, 06:09 AM   #2
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Hey

Whe I did a list of all modules loaded, I get the following:

Module Size Used by
snd-card-via8233 5952 0 (uninitialized)
snd-pcm 31616 0 (autoclean) [snd-card-via8233]
snd-timer 8528 0 (autoclean) [snd-pcm]
snd-ac97-codec 25056 0 (autoclean) [snd-card-via8233]
snd-mixer 24544 0 (autoclean) [snd-ac97-codec]
snd 35248 0 (autoclean) [snd-card-via8233 snd-pcm snd-timer snd-ac97-codec snd-mixer]

Getting close?
 
Old 10-08-2004, 06:10 AM   #3
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have you adjusted the volume?
 
Old 10-08-2004, 06:15 AM   #4
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How do I do that actually??
 
Old 10-08-2004, 06:17 AM   #5
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OK i have put the volume right up in XMMS.

Still no sound and my mouse slows down - like its taking alot of resources XMMS is.
 
  


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