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Old 06-02-2004, 02:57 AM   #1
mentallysilent
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Concerning installation of ALSA packages


Hello,
I have been trying to install alsa packages on my box. And I get these messages and I have no clue what they mean.

./configure;make;make install
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr//bin/install -c
checking whether build environment is sane... yes
checking for gawk... gawk
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for gcc... gcc
checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
checking whether the C compiler works... yes
checking whether we are cross compiling... no
checking for suffix of executables...
checking for suffix of object files... o
checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking for gcc option to accept ANSI C... none needed
checking for style of include used by make... GNU
checking dependency style of gcc... gcc3
checking for a BSD-compatible install... /usr//bin/install -c
checking whether ln -s works... yes
checking for ALSA CFLAGS...
checking for ALSA LDFLAGS... -lasound -lm -ldl -lpthread
checking for libasound headers version >= 0.9.0... not present .
configure: error: Sufficiently new version of libasound not fo und.
make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop.
make: *** No rule to make target `install'. Stop.

I have saved ALSA packages to /home/"my name"/Documents. I'm a total noob. Also when I issue alsamixer I get:

alsamixer: function snd_ctl_open failed for default: No such file or directory
Please help. Just how do I get this A7V8X-X mobo's sound card to work.
 
  


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