Re: i810 sound broken...

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Tue Aug 06 2002 - 09:47:33 EST

On Mon, 2002-08-05 at 22:38, Alexander Hoogerhuis wrote:
> Different thing about 810, brand spanking new Compaq
> Game^H^H^H^Hlaptop and it gives good sound, but shows this on boot:
> i810: Intel ICH3 found at IO 0x4400 and 0x4000, IRQ 5
> i810_audio: Audio Controller supports 6 channels.
> ac97_codec: AC97 Audio codec, id: 0x4144:0x5363 (Unknown)
> i810_audio: AC'97 codec 0 Unable to map surround DAC's (or DAC's \
> not present), total channels = 2

Thats fine. Your chipset supports 6 channel surround sound. Your vendor
didn't feel the need to fit codecs for anything more than stereo

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