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Bug 953 - Sndconfig fails to initialize SoundBlaster AWE-32
Sndconfig fails to initialize SoundBlaster AWE-32
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sndconfig (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-01-24 18:40 EST by yarm
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-11 14:04:49 EST
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Description yarm 1999-01-24 18:40:39 EST
Soundcard works fine under 98 and NT on same machine.
When sndconfig runs it detects
Model: Creative SB32 PnP
but says an error occurred opening /dev/audio
Manual configuration to set it to the same settings as in 98
and NT fails as well.
From the actual card:
	Model CT3670
	Creative Chip: CT1745A-TBP
	AWE Chip: CT8903-DAQ 643D
Attempt to set it to
	I/O 0x220
	IRQ 5

This is a resubmitted bug, I failed to respond to requests
for the chip numbers because the machine had been rebuilt
with new hardware.  A fresh installation of RH5.2 still did
not properly configure the soundcard.

Matt Ray
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-01-25 10:43:59 EST
Try 'mv /tmp/sndconfig-* /etc/conf.modules ; modprobe sound'.

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