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Bug 435790 - HD Realtek soundcard is wronlgy detected as HD Intel
HD Realtek soundcard is wronlgy detected as HD Intel
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pciutils (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-03 16:54 EST by Ionut Radu
Modified: 2008-03-04 14:08 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-04 14:08:56 EST
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scsconfig.log. Couldn't attach scsrun.log (47.75 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-03-03 16:54 EST, Ionut Radu
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scsrun.log (3.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-03-03 16:56 EST, Ionut Radu
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Description Ionut Radu 2008-03-03 16:54:53 EST
Description of problem:
system-config-soundcard detects an Acer Aspire 5315-2442 laptop soundcard as
being HD Intel when it is in fact HD Realtek. This results in no sound.

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

How reproducible:
Just run system-config-soundcard on an Acer Aspire 5315-2442 laptop

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Comment 1 Ionut Radu 2008-03-03 16:54:53 EST
Created attachment 296681 [details]
scsconfig.log. Couldn't attach scsrun.log
Comment 2 Ionut Radu 2008-03-03 16:56:16 EST
Created attachment 296682 [details]
Comment 3 Ionut Radu 2008-03-04 05:46:14 EST
Actually I think the problem is in the pci-utils not in the system-config-soundcard.
Windows is successfully using the Realtek audio driver from acer site :
Note : this driver is the only audio driver available for my laptop on producer
Comment 4 Martin Stransky 2008-03-04 05:55:40 EST
system-config-soundcard detects nothing, it juts reads data from kernel. HD
Realtek means HD audio standard and it was designed by intel so the driver for
this sound device is called HD Intel and works for all HD chips.

Anyway, your sound card seems to be detected properly. The log looks sane. I can
be some kernel misconfiguration. 

See this page:


you may modify this line from /etc/modprobe.conf with:

options snd-hda-intel index=0 model=acer
Comment 5 Ionut Radu 2008-03-04 14:01:02 EST
After added model=acer to the "options snd-hda-intel index=0", sound suddenly
became functional. 


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