Intel HDA use

Norberto Meijome freebsd at
Fri Aug 25 12:45:38 UTC 2006

On Fri, 25 Aug 2006 08:20:50 -0400
"Jim Stapleton" <stapleton.41 at> wrote:

> I have a notebook with Intel HDA audio in it, and it is useing a
> Realtek ALC 861 codec. I tried the OSS drivers as suggested, but they
> cause the system to stall for 15-20 seconds then reboot. 

it has probably caused your kernel to panic and it's generating a dump. most
probably your card shares it's IRQ with something else (ccb0 in my case).

>Loading the
> driver "snd" does not make the audio work. Any one know of a way to
> get this audio chip to work, or of a standard driver that is being
> worked on that maybe I could help with?

sure, check the archives of this list, look for hdac.ko / HDA / Intel High
Definition driver updates , etc..., from May to July 2006.


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