[alsa-devel] unable to get alsa configured on Acer Aspire 1640Z
richard at the-place.net
Mon Feb 18 16:38:59 CET 2008
On Mon, Feb 18, 2008 at 04:25:18PM +0100, Takashi Iwai wrote:
> At Mon, 18 Feb 2008 16:22:01 +0100,
> Richard Lyons wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 18, 2008 at 09:51:05AM +0800, Jiang zhe wrote:
> > > Your kernel is 2.6.17. Its alsa driver is too older.
> > It looks as though I have to wait to try kernel 2.6.24 as in debian
> > unstable. When I have a fast internet connection one day, I shall try
> > this. It is not practical or affordable to upgrade over GPRS.
> You can build alsa-driver modules externally. It's more standard
> procedure for debugging sound problems. Just configure and
> install as usual. See alsa-driver/INSTALL for details.
> In your case, maybe better to try alsa-driver daily snapshot tarball
> than 1.0.16. See alsa-driver.project web page.
Oh, thanks. Sounds intimidating, but I'll see if I can manage that.
ll it matter if I do it with the 2.6.17 rather than 2.6.18 kernel, as
the .18 flavour breaks ACPI on my box?
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