Re: Via82cxxx Codec rate locked at 48Khz

From: Jeff Garzik (
Date: Fri Jul 06 2001 - 13:29:33 EST

Ariel Molina Rueda wrote:
> Greetings:
> When i used Redhat 7 and kernel 2.2.x y was happy with my souncard, now I
> use RedHat 7.1 and Kernel 2.4.x, but sndconfig doesn't configure my
> Via82c686 soundcard at all. At the ending it says
> via82cxxx codec rate locked at 48khz
> I use a Biostar MKE401B Matherboard with on-board sound (AC97)
> I've heard about patches for the intel chipsets, does anybody knows if one
> for my card has been released, or how to fix this problem...
> (my sound is choppy and XMMS crashes!)
> something weird is that sound is good when Linus says:
> "Hi, Im Linus Torvalds, and...."
> then after sndconfig ends and sound is crying...

Kernel 2.4.6 definitely includes fixes.

For the message "Codec rate locked at 48Khz", that is a hardware
limitation of your codec. You need to find software which supports
software rate conversion, so that you may play music at speeds other
than 48Khz.


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