musicpd & kld sound
freebsd at philip.pjkh.com
Fri Oct 20 19:44:57 UTC 2006
>>> I have an issue w/ mpd starting (trying to, anyway) before the kld for
>>> sound loads up, which causes mpd to fail loading . . then I have to start
>>> mpd at the command line.
>>> I would like to set up sound in the kernel, but I have Aureal 8810 based
>>> sound on the MB and don't see a driver to use in the snd_"drvr" line
>>> in the config file.
>>> is there a way to specify the order in which these items load ?
>>> any clues appreciated . .
>> Should do it I think... been a long time since I used it, but I had a
>> couple of turtle beach cards that were 88x0 somethings and it worked
> maybe I'm missing something . . I am using the aureal-kmod pkg you linked to,
> but thought it only works as a kernel module (ie: not compliled into the
> kernel) . . can I use this to compile a custom kernel ? how would I go about
> it ?
No it's me... I read your message wrong.
You could change the startup script for mpd to parse the output of kldstat
to determine if it's loaded and if not, sleep awhile...
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