Sound driver for Compaq Presario?

Mark Kane mark at
Sat Jan 21 13:46:50 PST 2006

Andreas Davour wrote:
> Hi.
> My wife got herself a laptop, and I convinced her that FreeBSD would be
> a good operating system to use.
> Now, do anyone know what kind of sound driver we should be using? It is
> some kind of built-in card. When I tried pciconf it just told me it was
> a "generic soundcard".
> It says "Presario 2302A" on the box, and Presario 2300 on a ministicker
> on the a machine.
> I have tried google to no avail.
> /andreas

You could try loading the "snd_driver" kernel module to try to have it
determine what card it is and load the proper driver. It may work and
would save the call/chat/email to support. :)

# kldload snd_driver


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