On Sat, 28 Jul 2001, Ralf Baechle wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2001 at 11:59:24PM +0200, Erich Schubert wrote:
> > did anyone get sound to run on a Indy?
> > As far as i've read, alsa does contain drivers which should play sound
> > correctly.
> > So i checked out current cvs kernel, compiled it, compiled alsa and
> > tried to load the modules - and got a kernel oops.
> You made sure you have latest binutils and modutils?
Don't waste the time ... current cvs will _never_ support the old
I'm working on getting the ALSA stuff to work, but it's not too easy
and currently the Power Supply Fan of my workstation is broken so
I need to get a new one first and then we'll see ...
Also one of the problems is finding a working current cvs kernel ;)
> > Can someone point me to some recent information about sound on sgi indy?
> Ulf said the ALSA driver is entirely out of date.
I think I once got it to work a bit under 2.2.10 or something like that.
Everything newer, like 2.4 is a big no no.
Hmmm, my Power Supply smells again ... cu later guys
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