[alsa-devel] /proc/asound/* shows signs of life, but alsactl see's nothing
justinmattock at gmail.com
Thu Apr 16 16:00:53 CEST 2009
On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 11:21 PM, Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de> wrote:
> At Wed, 15 Apr 2009 16:03:07 -0700,
> Justin Mattock wrote:
>> This is confusing to me
>> (with or without the imac9,1 patch
>> for the imac)
>> there is still entries in /proc/asound
>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 5 Apr 15 22:49 NVidia -> card0
>> dr-xr-xr-x 7 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 card0
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 cards
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 devices
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 hwdep
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 pcm
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 timers
>> -r--r--r-- 1 root root 0 Apr 15 22:49 version
>> but when I do:
>> sudo /usr/sbin/alsactl store
>> /usr/sbin/alsactl: save_state:1502: No soundcards found...
> Check /dev/snd/* files.
I ended up missing an entry in /etc/ude/rules.d/alsa-*
(the devices were present,but in /dev/* instead of /dev/snd/*
>> I this a software issue, or is this because the kernel is missing
>> something important in patch_realtek.c ?
>> I've moved different things around in patch_realtek.c
>> but still no speaker sound or headphone, not even
>> the sound during boot when the module is being loaded.
> Then it sounds like a different problem.
yeah devices in the wrong location(hopefully
just this simple)
>> Also what is the best way to find PCI SSID?
> lspci -nv
00:08.0 0403: 10de:0ac0 (rev b1)
Flags: bus master, 66MHz, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 17
Memory at d3480000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16K]
Capabilities: <access denied>
Kernel driver in use: HDA Intel
Kernel modules: snd-hda-intel
>> under codec#0:(I have)
>> Codec: Realtek ALC889A
>> Address: 0
>> Vendor Id: 0x10ec0885
>> Subsystem Id: 0x106b4900
>> Revision Id: 0x100103
>> No Modem Function Group found
>> but with lspci -nnv
>> 00:08.0 0403: 10de:0ac0 (rev b1)
>> Subsystem: 10de:cb79
>> Control: I/O- Mem+ BusMaster+ SpecCycle- MemWINV- VGASnoop-
>> ParErr- Stepping- SERR- FastB2B- DisINTx-
>> Status: Cap+ 66MHz+ UDF- FastB2B+ ParErr- DEVSEL=fast >TAbort-
>> <TAbort- <MAbort- >SERR- <PERR- INTx-
>> Latency: 0 (500ns min, 1250ns max)
>> Interrupt: pin A routed to IRQ 17
>> Region 0: Memory at d3480000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=16K]
>> Capabilities: <access denied>
>> Kernel driver in use: HDA Intel
>> Kernel modules: snd-hda-intel
>> the subsystem is 10de:cb79
>> but is
>> Subsystem Id: 0x106b4900
> The former is PCI SSID and the latter is the codec SSID.
> They are often different.
Now that i've realized udev
was not creating the device, everything
has changed(back to the beginning with this one)
so hopefully, by the end of the day one option
in there will work.
I'll let you know if I find anything
Justin P. Mattock
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