[PlanetCCRMA] snd and m-audio card

Mark Knecht Mark Knecht <markknecht@gmail.com>
Thu Mar 31 09:55:01 2005

Probably your modprobe.conf file got changed with the update. As a
start please post back the contents of that and we'll be happy to help

You might also post the current output of

cat /proc/asound/cards
cat /proc/asound/version


On Thu, 31 Mar 2005 09:43:54 -0800 (PST), Oded Ben-Tal
<oded@ccrma.stanford.edu> wrote:
> I recently did a full update and now snd (or sndplay) doesn't recognise my
> m-audio quattro card instead playing on the built-in soundcard.
> I am running RH9. I can get snd to play through the M-audio if I start
> jack, but I get a lot of noise (and I try to avoid jack in general because
> of repeated alsa_pcm:xrun errors).
> at startup I'm setting the SNDLIB_ALSA_DEVICE var to the external card,
> and my best guess is that the newer version of snd doesn't handle that
> correctly.
> any ideas?
> Oded
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