LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-01-2003, 10:24 PM   #1
chilibowl
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2002
Location: woodstock-kingston ,ny usa
Distribution: Started out w/Redhat 6.0,7.3,then Suse 8.2 , 9.2 ,10.open suse , KNOPPIX 2.73 &5.1 & Puppy
Posts: 164

Rep: Reputation: 15
Unhappy REDHAT 7.3 CPU PrOBLEMS???


Hey fellow Linux users, have a little dilemnae here, on my BOX a Compaq deskpro 2000/166 , I installed Rhat 7.3 over my trusty old Rhat 6.0 I fits my Hdrive ok (3gig) But,ICANT get SNDconFIG to operate/recognize my SOUNDBLASTER 16 CARD.

It always worked FINE on old Rhat 6.0 ,could play CDs , sound effects worked.

But what gives with this Funkiness with Rhat7.3 ,Could it be that My CPU is 166 ???? , <my 7.3 Distro from DUMMIES book says on Back Cover 200m mhz , as listed on SYSTem REQuirements.

Do want to experience a NEWR distro ,but might be forced to go back to 6.0 and (blahh-Windows) .

Thankxx, chilibowl
 
Old 09-01-2003, 11:31 PM   #2
fancypiper
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Feb 2003
Location: Sparta, NC USA
Distribution: Ubuntu 10.04
Posts: 5,141

Rep: Reputation: 60
# Find out CPU specifications
cat /proc/cpuinfo

Is that a pci or isa card?

# What pci cards are installed and what irq/port is used
cat /proc/pci
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Could redhat 2.1 are able to run on 2 CPU Gregorygoh Linux - Hardware 2 11-26-2004 12:28 PM
RedHat 9: CPU fan runs continuously garamach Linux - Newbie 2 04-17-2004 01:33 AM
redhat 8 running slow - CPU usage 100% jonnycarlos Linux - General 4 09-10-2003 05:33 AM
redhat 8 , multi cpu and wirless NIC fillerf Linux - Newbie 1 12-20-2002 07:51 AM
redhat 6.2 on a pentium 4 cpu/i850 chipset sadirmata Linux - Software 3 02-15-2002 07:22 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:51 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration