[alsa-devel] No CD audio with kernel

Chris Clayton chris2553 at googlemail.com
Tue Jan 12 20:11:02 CET 2010


Yes, that was it. Thanks for your help.


2010/1/12 Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de>:
> At Mon, 11 Jan 2010 20:51:57 +0000,
> Chris Clayton wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Please cc me on any reply - I'm not subscribed.
>> Except for CD audio, sound is working fine on my new HP G61 laptop
>> with kernel I can play CD audio fine in Windows.
>> IIRC, on my (very) old Dell laptop, alsamixer showed a CD audio
>> device, but that's not the case on the G61. I have asla built as
>> modules.
> Recent laptops have usually no analog CD connection, and yours is
> likely such one.  Most CD players have CDDA mode to extract the CD
> data and play it back, so use it.
> HTH,
> Takashi

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