Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 126816
snd-atiixp autoloads, but doesn't work
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:07:27 EST
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Description of problem:
snd-atiixp appears to be modprobed correctly, but alsamixer and
soundcard autodetect claim there is no device.
sound worked correctly in 1.3xx kernels
the following line is seen in dmesg output:
ATI IXP AC97 controller: probe of 0000:00:14.5 failed with error -13
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot into 2.6.6-1.435
2. run alsasound and/or autodetect soundcard in X
Actual Results: alsamixer: function snd_ctl_open failed for default:
No such device
autodetect brings up the "did you hear the test sound" dialog
_immediately_. no sound produced
Expected Results: alsamixer to come up / guitar strumming.
Still broken as of kernel-2.6.7-1.494.2.2
also still broken as of kernel-2.6.8-1.521 (smp kernel anyway)
I'm using kernel-2.6.8-1.533 from
http://people.redhat.com/arjanv/2.6/RPMS.kernel/ (from a couple of
weeks ago) and it works for me now. I think it was the update to
alsa-1.0.6 that did it.
seems to be fixed in kernel 2.6.9-1.3_FC2 (smp - didn't try UP kernel)
Reappears with Fedora 3 with the difference that the card is detected
but if you want to start the mixer it says that there is no mixer.
What to do ?
do you have a /dev/mixer ?
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.
This bug has been automatically closed as part of a mass update.
It had been in NEEDINFO state since July 2005.
If this bug still exists in current errata kernels, please reopen this bug.
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