[alsa-devel] ice1712 error

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Fri Dec 19 17:11:21 CET 2008

At Fri, 19 Dec 2008 17:00:43 +0100,
Udo van den Heuvel wrote:
> Takashi Iwai wrote:
> >> ICE1712: probe of 0000:01:09.0 failed with error -12
> >> Does this mean the card is toast?
> >> What does the -12 mean?
> > 
> > It's ENOMEM, means it failed to allocate some memories.
> Thanks for the info.
> There is 4G of RAM in the box.
> I can boot with mem=2048000K and still get the error every like I 
> described. (sometimes it is in error, sometimes it is OK)
> Do I need to remove SIMMs to test?
> What could I do?

It doesn't always mean there are too little memory.  4GB is definitely
enough for the operation.

You should figure out which function returns -ENOMEM error in the
probe callback.


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