F11 fix for sound on Intel HDA machines ?

Linuxguy123 linuxguy123 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 19 22:39:36 UTC 2009

On Fri, 2009-06-19 at 14:38 -0700, Geoffrey Leach wrote:
> Sorry, but it is a driver problem. The current 
> ( in my case ) kernel ships the 1.0.18a Alsa 
> driver (confirm this with "cat /proc/asound/version") Significant work 
> was done on hda_intel between 18a and 19. The current version is 
> 1.0.20. Download the source from http://www.alsa-project.org compile 
> and install. You'll need the development rpms, of course, but otherwise 
> there should be no problems. (Works for me TM)

So I installed kernel-devel using yum.

I downloaded and unpacked alsa-driver 1.0.20.

I did a $./configure, $make and #make install.

I rebooted.  I set all the levels to max.

Still no sound.   

I did not build alsa-lib or any of the other alsa components.

What should I do next ?

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