[alsa-devel] ice1712 error

Udo van den Heuvel udovdh at xs4all.nl
Fri Dec 19 17:21:44 CET 2008

Takashi Iwai wrote:
> 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.

How can I do that?
Please let me know which file I need to modify.
I can build a test-kernel and see waht happens then.

Kind regards,

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