No sound when playing a CD in FreeBSD 4.9

Bernard El-Hagin bernard.el-hagin at
Fri Nov 21 02:40:01 PST 2003

You wrote:


>Maybe a common mistake:
>Is there an audio cable between the drive and the soundcard ?
>That is necessary to play cdda.
>I don't know the exact specs but your cd-drive sends the sound kinda 
>"directly" to your soundcard. So that cable is necessary

But he said it worked correctly under Linux, so that can't be it. Unless
he was wrong and it *didn't* work correctly under Linux, of course. :)


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