[alsa-devel] no sound in ubuntu 8.10 on AD1986 sound card

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Wed Jun 10 19:58:27 CEST 2009

At Wed, 10 Jun 2009 21:47:34 +0530,
sandip gangakhedkar wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am facing a very perplexing issue with sound in Ubuntu 8.10 which I have
> never encountered before with linux. I do not hear any sound from my
> speakers. The sound card is AD 1986 (Analog Devices) and it worked
> wonderfully without any hiccups before on 8.10 and other Ubuntu versions.
> My alsa-info script is here:
> http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=7f34b4e28d97178d7f709740f91ff66ea08a9468
> I suspect pulseaudio is the culprit:
> Output of : /var/log/syslog | grep pulseaudio is here:
> http://paste.ubuntu.com/192629/
> Running : speaker-test -c2 -D hw:0,0 -t wav -l1 gives no sound.
> My motherboard is ASUS A8N-VM on a AMD 64 Athlon 3200 Desktop PC.The sound
> card is detected so no problems there.
> I have reinstalled ALSA, pulseaudio and all the related packages but to no
> avail.
> I am pretty sure this is not a problem of inadeuate support because sound
> was working before without any issues.
> Any ideas/suggestions on how to fix this problem will be greatly
> appreciated. I am also raising an email bug report at alsa-devel so anyone
> can canter around there and provide expert help :)

Getting alsa-info.sh on the working version to compare with the
non-working one would be really helpful to find out the difference.
Adjust the mixer in the same level as much as possible.


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