[PlanetCCRMA] still working on sound issues for FC5

Paul Coccoli pcoccoli@gmail.com
Wed Aug 9 09:53:02 2006

On 8/4/06, tom poe <tompoe@fngi.net> wrote:
> 00:0d.0 Multimedia audio controller: Creative Labs SB Live! EMU10k1 (rev
> 04)
>        Subsystem: Creative Labs CT4850 SBLive! Value
>        Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 11
>        I/O ports at 10a0 [size=32]
>        Capabilities: [dc] Power Management version 1
> root@dhcppc0 heather]# cat /proc/asound/cards
> 0 [Live           ]: EMU10K1 - SBLive! Value [CT4670]
>                      SBLive! Value [CT4670] (rev.4, serial:0x201102) at
> 0x10a0, irq 11
> Do the readings above look reasonable?  I'm searching for why the
> computer has system sounds, but microphone only works when testing
> microphone -> speakers.  When I bring up softphone (xlite) or audacity,
> there's no recording/delay or any sound output.
> Any help appreciated.
> Tom

What happens when you try to record with something on the command
line, like arecord?  Do you get any errors?

Can you record from the line-in?

Do you have to do something like select "capture" or unmute in the
mixer ("Volume Control" app) for the mic input?  The SBLive is
somewhat complicated, IIRC.  Is the mic channel routed to playback