Re: 2.6 sound drivers?

From: Martin Schlemmer (
Date: Thu Jul 17 2003 - 02:26:49 EST

On Thu, 2003-07-17 at 01:30, Robert L. Harris wrote:
> I do but the problem is I don't have a /dev/dsp, /dev/sound/dsp or
> anything else to point mpg123 at.

On Thu, 2003-07-17 at 03:42, James H. Cloos Jr. wrote:
> >>>>> "Robert" == Robert L Harris <> writes:
> Robert> No go, it looks like it's playing but nothing to the speakers.
> Alsa boots up muted. Use alsamixer(1) (it is a curses app) to set
> your prefered volumes. Then as root run 'alsactl store' to store
> said volumes. Each boot running 'alsactl restore' will reset them.


Also, if you want /dev/sound/* you need to compile the OSS stuff
for ALSA ...

  # modprobe snd-mixer-oss
  # modprobe snd-*-oss ....

Martin Schlemmer

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