LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian
User Name
Password
Debian This forum is for the discussion of Debian Linux.

Notices


Closed Thread
  Search this Thread
Old 11-04-2004, 12:01 PM   #1
marimasse
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2004
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
Alsa-sarge problem


I installed Debian testing (2.4.27-1-386) with all of its Alsa packages
(apt-get install...) so, afaik, I should get full support of my audio card
(Terratec EWX24/96 i.e. ice1712).
During boot the card gets well detected (Detecting Harware) but then, when "Starting Alsa" comes out, I can see an error message stating "no soundcard found".
If, as root, I use alsaconf I get the message "No supported PnP or PCI card found".
But using lspci I get (amongs the rest):

0000:02:0d.0 Multimedia audio controller: VIA Technologies Inc. ICE1712
[Envy24] PCI Multi-Channel I/O Controller (rev 02)
Subsystem: TERRATEC Electronic GmbH: Unknown device 1130
Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 32, IRQ 21
I/O ports at df80 [size=32]
I/O ports at dfa0 [size=16]
I/O ports at df60 [size=16]
I/O ports at de80 [size=64]
Capabilities: [80] Power Management version 1


I found many posts with suggestions about OSS drivers preventing Alsa driver to load if loaded before it, but that does not seem to be my case, as lsmod prints out:

Module Size Used by Not tainted
soundcore 3268 0 (autoclean)
input 3040 0 (autoclean)
apm 8364 1 (autoclean)
parport_pc 19432 1 (autoclean)
lp 5540 0
parport 21608 1 [parport_pc lp]
printer 6912 1
hw_random 2456 0 (unused)
ehci-hcd 14796 0 (unused)
usb-ohci 16488 0 (unused)
usb-uhci 19504 0 (unused)
usbcore 52268 1 [printer ehci-hcd usb-ohci usb-uhci]
e100 42868 1
agpgart 39108 0 (unused)
nls_cp437 4284 2 (autoclean)
vfat 8716 1 (autoclean)
fat 27576 0 (autoclean) [vfat]
sr_mod 11640 0 (unused)
cdrom 26212 0 [sr_mod]
rtc 5768 0 (autoclean)
ext3 65388 2 (autoclean)
jbd 34628 2 (autoclean) [ext3]
sd_mod 10764 8 (autoclean)
aic7xxx 121944 4 (autoclean)
scsi_mod 86020 3 (autoclean) [sr_mod sd_mod aic7xxx]
unix 12720 133 (autoclean)


so I don't see any sound driver loaded.

Any ideas?
 
Old 11-04-2004, 12:13 PM   #2
XavierP
Moderator
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Debian Testing
Posts: 19,192
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475Reputation: 475
Please do not post the same thread in more than one forum. Picking the most relevant forum and posting it once there makes it easier for other members to help you and keeps the discussion all in one place.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/rules.php

Other thread here: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=251089
 
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ALSA problem, 3.1 sarge, nvidia onboard audio 2.6.8 kernel tsiMental Debian 2 01-19-2006 05:12 PM
sarge debian alsa sound problem lvgandhi Debian 3 06-11-2005 01:35 PM
ALSA on Sarge - "No such device" problem goozlq Debian 10 12-31-2004 01:42 PM
Sarge and bttv-alsa-artsd problem marios_auth Debian 0 12-07-2004 08:55 AM
kernel 2.6 sarge no sound -- maybe alsa problem muted Debian 6 10-19-2004 02:31 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Debian

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:49 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration