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Old 03-19-2005, 07:15 AM   #1
JurajPsycho
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Question alsa - missing pcm


hi
I installed latest alsa from sources, version 1.0.9rc1. Everything went fine, modprobe-d all modules and started xmms to see, wheter it works or not. Changed playback device to alsalib, but I'm getting this error:
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** WARNING **: alsa_setup(): Failed to open pcm device (default): No such device
I googled for a while and discovered, that I'm missing some files in my /dev/snd folder
this is what it contains now:
Code:
$ ls -l /dev/snd
Total 0
crw-rw----  1 root audio 116,  0 2005-02-22 15:31 controlC0
crw-rw----  1 root audio 116, 33 2005-02-22 15:31 timer
I saw listing of somebody else, where there where some pcmxxxx files... Any ideas?
J.
 
Old 03-20-2005, 04:48 PM   #2
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http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-doc/alsa-howto/
 
Old 03-30-2005, 05:16 AM   #3
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ok, probelm solved, needed to recompile kernel....
 
  


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