[PlanetCCRMA] Clean FC2 install - no alsaconf - wrong Alsa drivers?

Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Tue Sep 28 17:22:01 2004

On Tue, 2004-09-28 at 15:27, Mark Knecht wrote:
> Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano wrote:
> The new kernel seems to be running:
> [root@flash root]# uname -a
> Linux flash #1 Tue Aug 24 12:03:26 PDT 
> 2004 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
> [root@flash root]#
> But the new Alsa isn't. The one I see seems to be what would be in the 
> kernel download and not yours. I think I've just missed the step that 
> gets the new Alsa turned on, but I cannot see it yet.
> [root@flash root]# cat /proc/asound/version
> Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Driver Version 1.0.4 (Mon May 17 
> 14:31:44 2004 UTC).
> Compiled on Aug 24 2004 for kernel
> [root@flash root]#
> As for alsaconf, it's now showing up after I rebooted. It finds the 
> ATIIXP, but then complains that it cannot load the right modules and 
> gives up. Unfortunately alsaconf then overwrite the error messages and I 
> Cannot copy them here. If I Ctrl-C out at the right time this is what I 
> catch:
> Starting sound driver snd-atiixp WARNING: Error inserting snd_pcm 
> (/lib/modules/ 
> Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> FATAL: Error inserting snd_atiixp 
> (/lib/modules/ 
> Unknown symbol in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> Seems to me that I must have the wrong kernel-alsa-modules installed but 
> I jsut keep missing the mistake I've made...

You seem to have the right kernel-alsa-modules. And the fact that it is
trying to load the modules from the "updates" directory means that the
module utilities are the right ones as well. 

> Don't ask me why. I rebooted twice. It didn't work. I rebooted into 
> Gentoo to do email. I shut down. I powered up. Now I have the right 
> stuff, Alsa works and I get sound.

Don't know either...
Good luck and thanks for the feedback!

FYI in FC2 I have trouble starting jamin, just in case you hit this...
-- Fernando