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Old 05-21-2003, 11:03 PM   #1
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Lightbulb Trouble installing RH 8.0???

Hi Everybody,
I am new to the groups. Help me out. I have a P4 machine with Asus P4S333VM motherboard with inbulit sis 7012 sound card. I have winxp home edition installed on my first drive i.e C (FAT32). I tried installing RH 8.0 using Partition magic 8.0. I create 1 500 MB swap space and 5 GB partition(ext2). I put my CD and installed. I created manual partition using Disk druid with 5 GB as / . I select GRUB as my boot loader. I have the following problems.
1. I could not enter winxp. After the windows logo, blue screen comes.
2. My sound card sis 7012 is not detected in Linux.

Thanx in advance....

Old 05-22-2003, 02:24 AM   #2
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This could help for your soundcard problem -

Old 06-12-2003, 10:00 PM   #3
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Thanx for the solution.....all the system sounds are working and my sound card is detected.....but my MPlayer doesn't says it cant detect the audio me out...
Old 06-12-2003, 10:05 PM   #4
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when i saw the title of this thread, i thought it meant that installing red hat 8 would cause trouble, lol

sorry couldn't resist

anyway, you might just have to make a symbolic link to your sound card
Old 06-13-2003, 06:45 AM   #5
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I'm new to this open source....linux............i don't know how to make a link(ln) to my sound card.....jus tell me how........


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