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Old 10-21-2003, 11:05 PM   #1
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config sound without sndconfig


Hello
I've search through the column about setting soundcard and most of the answer involve with command....

sndconfig

eventually, my mandrake 9.1 dose not have this command. When I execute it, it said...

bash : sndconfig : command not found.

So how can I set my sound card. My sound card is Sis7012. I'm sure that it's working because I used to make it work once (set it in Xwindow) but it's just one. After I restart it, only silence is heard. I always config in Aumix but it's not save. Everytime I change to volumn up to 100 after I release my mouse it goes back to 50. Everytime I uncheck the mute all option, it always check on mute all option again after I restart this application. Everytime I save, it doesn't do a thing.

In Mandrake control center when I set driver for sound card sometime there is one option which is

i810_audio(Intel 810 audio support)

but sometime there are 3 options.....

Ali554 (ALI 5545 audio support)
i810_audio(Intel 810 audio support)
nvaudio()

I don't know which is correct one since sometime there is only 1 option
and when I select "config module" the application freeze. So I might not be able to
complete configuration.

Moreover, in control centrol (another than mandrake control center)
when I start aRts soundserver, next time I enter Xwindow it said I have to be root to run this. But when I enter xwindow as root, it said something like cpu overload can't start sound server??....
and in Information-->sound in the same control center sometime there is info about my card but sometime there is nothing??
Please advice me. I'm really a newbie who doesn't know anything.
 
Old 10-22-2003, 07:47 AM   #2
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try this.......from a term window type
cat /proc/modules
these are the modules that are loading up at boot
this will tell which and how many sound drivers are
try to load......post results please, thx
 
Old 10-23-2003, 08:41 PM   #3
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It said : no such file or directory...T_T
but I already managed to enable it now. Thank you
(I still wonder how could I done that.....-_-")
 
  


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