[CentOS] Audio issue(s)

lostson lostson at lostsonsvault.org
Tue Nov 10 22:51:26 UTC 2009


On Tue, 2009-11-10 at 23:38 +0300, Ilya Ponetayev wrote:
> On Mon, 9 Nov 2009 21:40:28 -0800
> MHR <mhullrich at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> You can try to install fresh alsa-driver package from Elrepo repository (which named kmod-alsa there).
> http://elrepo.org/tiki/tiki-index.php
> 
> > I just bought a new (refurbished) Everexe StepNote laptop with a VIA
> > C7-M CPU and a VIA chipset, installed CentOS 5.4 on it and the audio
> > is not working.
> > 
> > I looked around for a sound driver for the VIA vt1708/a, which is what
> > it claims to have (see below), but that didn't work either.
> > 
> > Any pointers as to what I'm missing?
> > 
> > !lpspci
> > 
> > 04:01.0 Audio device: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT1708/A [Azalia HDAC]
> > (VIA High Definition Audio Controller) (rev 10)
> > 
> > !lsmod | grep snd
> > 
> > snd_seq_dummy           7877  0
> > snd_seq_oss            32577  0
> > snd_seq_midi_event     11073  1 snd_seq_oss
> > snd_seq                49585  5 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi_event
> > snd_seq_device         11725  3 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq
> > snd_pcm_oss            42817  0
> > snd_mixer_oss          19009  1 snd_pcm_oss
> > snd_pcm                72133  1 snd_pcm_oss
> > snd_timer              24517  2 snd_seq,snd_pcm
> > snd_page_alloc         14281  1 snd_pcm
> > snd_hwdep              12869  0
> > snd                    55749  8
> > snd_seq_oss,snd_seq,snd_seq_device,snd_pcm_oss,snd_mixer_oss,snd_pcm,snd_timer,snd_hwdep
> > soundcore              11553  1 snd
> > 
> > Thanks.
> > 
> > mhr

   Have you tried any switches in alsamixer ? sometimes one or another
will get either turned off or turned on and that will cause no sound
from the speakers.

 LostSon



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