Curious sound problem in 5.2.1-R
Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
kdk at daleco.biz
Wed Mar 3 08:55:19 PST 2004
Doug Poland wrote:
>>Thanks Aaron, that's all I needed to do. If you don't mind, how does
>>a mere mortal determine that the snd_ich.ko is the module for an Intel
>>ICH5 82801EB sound chip?
>i'm quite sure i figured it out the "long" way. However, it was quick and
>dirty, and should work on any system I think...
>1) I installed, xmms (or any program to play audio I think would work)
>2) ran a short shell script as follows:
>cd $MODULES_DIRECTORY # /modules on 4.x and /boot/kernel on 5.x
>for f in snd_*; do kldload $f; done #this loads every possible sound module
>3) play music with xmms
>4) while music is playing execute the following:
>for f in snd_*; do kldunload $f; done #this unloads all snd modules,
>however the one in use fails :)
>5) kldstat # to view current loaded modules.
>I'm sure I could just have looked it up somewhere, but I'm backwards.
Actually Aaron, I find that enlightening, resourceful,
and rather amusing (in a good way ;-)
You have the hacker nature, I think....
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