[PlanetCCRMA] snd-serial problems

Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Mon Jan 5 09:50:02 2004

> as far as I understand the serial sound drivers are part of ALSA.  I'd
> like to use the serial port as a second midi interface (as I have a
> yamaha MU-50 with a 'to-host' connector).  However the only instructions
> I can find are at:
> http://www.alsa-project.org/~valentyn/Alsa-sound-mini-HOWTO-7.html
> which say to:
> setserial /dev/ttyS0 uart none
> modprobe snd-serial
> but this returns the error:
> module snd-serial not found
> Any advice?  The rest of ALSA is working fine...

It would seem that the name of the modules has changed since that was
written. This is what I find in the current release:

> find /lib/modules/2.4.23-1.ll.rh90.ccrmasmp/ -name snd-\*serial\*

-- Fernando