Scott Robbins wrote: > Just a note for anyone doing a page on Acer laptops. I had put in my > own page, and notice that someone had put in theirs as well, that though > the module loads, sound doesn't work. > > It turns out that one can get sound working by downloading the latest > alsa drivers. I've added a note to my page on the 4720z. The issue > seems to be that CentOS uses an older version of alsa. > > (I also, of course, added the caveat that this means using something > untested by CentOS developers.) > Thanks to Alan for reminding me about this. > > Are you sure the provided alsa/snd-hda-intel module doesn't work with your hardware ? I had to specify the model name in the /etc/modprobe.conf (model=imac24 because i installed on my iMac ;-) ) Maybe adding a link/note on the wiki about all the parameters that this module accepts is worth writing : all the paramaters are in the file /usr/share/doc/kernel-doc-2.6.18/Documentation/sound/alsa/ALSA-Configuration.txt (package kernel-doc) -- - Fabian Arrotin <fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net> "Internet network currently down, TCP/IP packets delivered now by UPS/Fedex ..."