A sound problem one more time.- THE SOLUTION AT LAST (PLEASE NOTE)

Mark C. Allman mcallman at allmanpc.com
Mon Feb 18 14:45:04 UTC 2008


On Mon, 2008-02-18 at 08:36 -0600, Aaron Konstam wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-02-18 at 08:53 -0500, Mark C. Allman wrote:
> > Thirdly. You have model options for snd-hda-intel set as
> > model=toshiba. From 
> > > the ALSA-configuration.txt file, that's in the alsa driver tarball,
> > I see the 
> > > following model options, including one for the Dell XPS M1710 
> > > (model=dell-m23). It's worth trying that one, as it seems pretty
> > specific. 
> > > See below for the full list of options. (It's for the 1.0.15 alsa
> > driver)
> > > 
> > > STAC9200
> > >    ref  Reference board
> > >    dell-d21 Dell (unknown)
> > >    dell-d22 Dell (unknown)
> > >    dell-d23 Dell (unknown)
> > >    dell-m21 Dell Inspiron 630m, Dell Inspiron 640m
> > >    dell-m22 Dell Latitude D620, Dell Latitude D820
> > >    dell-m23 Dell XPS M1710, Dell Precision M90
> > >    dell-m24 Dell Latitude 120L
> > >    dell-m25 Dell Inspiron E1505n
> > >    dell-m26 Dell Inspiron 1501
> > >    dell-m27 Dell Inspiron E1705/9400
> > >    gateway Gateway laptops with EAPD control
> > > >
> > > > The OSS packages I have installed:
> > > >    alsa-oss-libs-1.0.14-3.fc8
> > > >    nss_compat_ossl-0.9.2-3.fc8
> > > >    alsa-oss-1.0.14-3.fc8
> > > >    alsa-plugins-oss-1.0.15-2.fc8
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > -- Mark C. Allman
> > > 
> > > Over to you, and all the best.
> > > 
> > > Nigel.
> > > 
> > For pulseaudio:
> >     The only PulseAudio package I have installed is
> >     pulseaudio-libs-0.9.8-5.fc8.
> > 
> > For option values in modprobe:  I tried all ("all") the dell values.
> > Someone earlier said they used "toshiba" even though their laptop
> > wasn't
> > a Toshiba, so I thought I'd try it.  No luck, of course.
> > 
> > alsamixer:
> >     [mcallman at prez tmp]$ alsamixer
> > 
> >     alsamixer: function snd_ctl_open failed for default: No such 
> >     file or directory
> > 
> My experience is that alsamixer does not work if pulseaudio is
> installed.
> Otherwise I can't find a file: snd-hda-intel
> that can be edited.
> --
> =======================================================================
> Frankly, Scarlett, I don't have a fix. -- Rhett Buggler
> =======================================================================
> Aaron Konstam telephone: (210) 656-0355 e-mail: akonstam at sbcglobal.net
> 
Alsamixer isn't working for me and I don't have pulseaudio installed.  I
only have the libraries because they're required for the libflashsupport
package.

-- Mark C. Allman, PMP
-- Allman Professional Consulting, Inc.
-- www.allmanpc.com, 617-947-4263

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