Good news re: sound problem!

Mathew Kanner mat at
Fri Aug 27 08:56:13 PDT 2004

On Aug 27, Conrad J. Sabatier wrote:
> My last kernel build of Mon Aug 23 20:19:00 CDT has been working fine
> all week.  No pcm timeouts/breakage have occurred yet.
> I'm not sure whether this is due to the fact that I had to disable
> ACPI to get the kernel to boot without panicking, or if it has to do
> with having disabled a few of the more esoteric kernel options I had
> been using, namely these:
> #device         amdpm
> #device         md
> #device         nfpm
> #device         smb
> #device         smbus
> #device         "snd_es137x"
> #device         splash
> #device         star_saver
> #options        BLKDEV_IOSIZE=16384
> #options        COMPAT_43
> #options        COMPAT_LINUX32
> #options        DIRECTIO
> #options        LINPROCFS
> #options        MUTEX_WAKE_ALL
> #options        P1003_1B_SEMAPHORES
> #options        SC_DFLT_FONT
> #options        TCP_DROP_SYNFIN
> #options        VFS_AIO
> #options        ZERO_COPY_SOCKETS
> At any rate, sound has been working fine all week.  It's nice to be able
> to report something good for a change.  :-)

	Great news, any chance you tested the midi stuff I posted?  (I
always suspected you're problem was ACPI related).


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