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Old 01-23-2008, 02:09 PM   #1
alenD
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sound with kernel 2.6.22


I have the following problem:
I have a box with Fedora 8 (kernel 2.6.23..) which recognizes the sound driver (HDA-Intel)
When I compile kernel 2.6.22 i get no sound
/proc/asound/cards does not show any.
I think i check out all the right ones when compiling the kernel.
Still, how shall i approach the problem?

thnx
 
Old 01-23-2008, 04:19 PM   #2
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You can compile the latest alsa drivers.

Download the drivers from alsa website, then find the installation instructions for your card here:

http://www.alsa-project.org/main/index.php/Matrix:Main

It helped in my case.
 
  


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