Sound in FreeBSD 5.3 Beta2

Robin Schoonover end at
Sat Sep 11 15:35:25 PDT 2004

On Sat, 04 Sep 2004 10:35:06 +0300
Danny Braniss <danny at> wrote:

> look at the dmesg, and search for pcm0, and see if all is ok.
> in my case:
> pcm0: <Nvidia nForce2> port 0xdc00-0xdc7f,0xd800-0xd8ff mem 
> 0xdd081000-0xdd081fff irq 20 at device 6.0 on pci0
> pcm0: [GIANT-LOCKED]
> pcm0: cannot reset channel 0
> pcm0: unable to initialize the card
> device_attach: pcm0 attach returned 6
> by chance, i disabled agp and sound is now working!

Does anyone know what causes this?  I'm in the same boat (same chipset,
same problem), and I'd like to have both sound and agp enabled.

Robin Schoonover (aka End)
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