enabling audio cd sound in emu10kx driver

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Tue Nov 29 02:17:11 GMT 2005

Marco Beishuizen <marco at beishuizen.info> writes:

> On stardate Mon, 28 Nov 2005, the wise Lowell Gilbert entered:
> > I don't know anything about this driver (you said you're using the one
> > from the audio/emu10kx port), but there seem to be a bunch of knobs to
> > play with.  One is the analog/digital mode, which may be related (as I
> > mentioned before, for a different reason, driving the audio in digital
> > mode may work for you.
> > 
> > You could also try the native emu10k1 driver, which is supposed to
> > handle the EMU10K2 and EMU10K3 chipset-based Audigy 2 cards.  You
> > didn't mention if you'd done that before.  [You also didn't mention
> > which version of FreeBSD you're running, which may turn out to be
> > relevant.]  
> I'm running FreeBSD 5.4-stable. The driver is for a Creative Audigy2.

Unfortunately, there is more than one chipset in different cards that
are called by that name.

> I also tried to compile the driver into the kernel before but that fails, 
> that is the reason for using the driver from the ports. Sound works fine, 
> except for the dvd player. I'll look into the audio/digital mode first and 
> see if it works.
And "kldload snd_emu10k1" doesn't work?

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