AC97 sound card on 6.1

Greg Barniskis nalists at
Mon Jun 5 15:15:55 PDT 2006

Dave wrote:
> Hello,
>    I'm atempting to get an integrated AC97 sound card working under 6.1. 
> I know this card works, loading the snd_driver module finds it, but i do 
> not know which actual module works it over. I'd rather not have to load 
> 26 sound modules just the ones i actually need. I've checked 
> /boot/kernel/snd* but didn't find anything...

cat /dev/sndstat

after loading the snd_driver meta module, to see which module 
actually associates itself with your card.

That always worked for me with 5.x, but I haven't tried any 
GUI/media stuff on 6.x yet.

Greg Barniskis, Computer Systems Integrator
South Central Library System (SCLS)
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