[alsa-devel] Alsamixer isn't working properly with HDA VIA VT82xx with Realtek ALC888 Codec
tiwai at suse.de
Mon Apr 27 11:55:06 CEST 2009
At Sun, 26 Apr 2009 13:07:57 +0200,
Stephan Jänecke wrote:
> Am Samstag, 31. Januar 2009 10:44:50 schrieb Takashi Iwai:
> > At Fri, 30 Jan 2009 19:10:54 +0100,
> > This looks weird. Could you try the latest alsa-driver snapshot
> > and see whether you get a better (complete) /proc/asound/card0/codec#*
> > outputs?
> > ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/tiwai/snapshot/alsa-driver-sna
> > If you still get a strange output, try to load the module with
> > probe_only=1 option and get the codec proc output.
> > thanks,
> > Takashi
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> Had some free time and replaced Fedora Cambridge by Ubuntu Jaunty.
> The codec shows up now:
> stephan at intel32ub904:~$ head -n 1 /proc/asound/card0/codec*
> Codec: Realtek ALC888
> But I'm still unable to run alsamixer:
> stephan at intel32ub904:~$ alsamixer -c0
> alsamixer: function snd_mixer_load failed: Invalid argument
Make sure you don't use pulse plugin. That is, run
% alsamixer -Dhw:0
> I already tried today's alsa-driver-snapshot, but my problems weren't solved
> just by replacing the drivers. I'll need some help configuring them when it
> points out that they are the cause of my troubles.
> Have a look at http://www.alsa-
> project.org/db/?f=dc5b8f157a91a9f9d3edbd948a0c581ab5d60bd1 or at alsa-info-
> ubuntu in the attachment.
> Any help is welcome. :)
The alsa-info you attached isn't for the latest alsa-driver snapshot.
Please post the latest one.
Also, check the kernel messages.
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