Hardware support with soundmax
whizbangk at hotmail.com
Wed Sep 28 12:04:53 PDT 2005
I just tried the Freesbie to see wether I could actually migrate to FreeBSD.
The rest of the hardware just started working as they should have but I
couldn't get audio working though this is a quite common setup I reckon.
pcm0: <Intel ICH5 (82801EB)> port 0xee80-0xeebf,0xe800-0xe8ff mem
0xfebff400-0xfebff4ff,0xfebff800-0xfebff9ff irq 7 at device 31.5 on pci0
pcm0: <Analog Devices AD1980 AC97 Codec>
FreeBSD Audio Driver (newpcm)
pcm0: <Intel ICH5 (82801EB)> at io 0xfebff800, 0xfebff400 irq 7 bufsz 16384
kld snd_ich (1p/1r/0v channels duplex default)
I got a hint that I should tinker with sysctl and sysctl -w
hw.snd.pcm0.enable_spdif=1 or something similar. However there doesn't seem
to be such oid, only these are available for hw.snd.*:
The device files seem to be around as far as I can notice and the mixer
levels seem to be fine as well. Alas no audio. (Analogs work but I won't use
Oof. If I can't get the spdif output it's a blocker for me. Am I out of luck
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