Bug 119149 - Kernel does not start my intel 8x0 sound card (AC' 97)
Summary: Kernel does not start my intel 8x0 sound card (AC' 97)
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 2
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2004-03-25 16:24 UTC by PE Meunier
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:05 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-04-16 05:03:03 UTC


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Description PE Meunier 2004-03-25 16:24:09 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
I don't if the kernel is really responsible for that, but kernel 2.6 
gave the same error under RedHat 9.

Even recompiled as a builtin feature, my AC'97 (intel i8x0) sound 
card does not work.

When I try the graphical configuration utility, it reads "Unable to 
load snd-i8x0 driver. This sound card may not be compatible with 
RedHat linux"

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot the system with this card

Additional info:

Comment 1 Sahil Verma 2004-03-25 19:17:52 UTC
Which kernel RPM version are you using? 

Please see this:
http://thomer.com/linux/migrate-to-2.6.html

The name of the module has changed. You will need to update
/etc/modprobe.conf. Then run alsamixer and unmute 'Master' and 'PCM'.

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2004-12-08 05:49:30 UTC
fixed in latest updates ?

Comment 3 Dave Jones 2005-04-16 05:03:03 UTC
Fedora Core 2 has now reached end of life, and no further updates will be
provided by Red Hat.  The Fedora legacy project will be producing further kernel
updates for security problems only.

If this bug has not been fixed in the latest Fedora Core 2 update kernel, please
try to reproduce it under Fedora Core 3, and reopen if necessary, changing the
product version accordingly.

Thank you.



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