help with no sound?

Gregory Nowak greg at
Mon Feb 20 17:38:14 EST 2006

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He's running Debian though, and not fedora.


On Mon, Feb 20, 2006 at 09:06:54AM +0200, Willem van der Walt wrote:
> Hello,
> I made the same mistake, thinking the audigy cards will work.
> It was sold to us as a sound blaster live.  To get it to work you need to 
> install kernel-2.6.11-1.14_FC3spk.
> Kudzu will then pick up the card.  on the old machine I had it in, the 
> sound was too fast and crackled.
> Another problem is that it also did not seem to support receiving multiple 
> audio streams at once like the original sb live does.
> By the way it uses the snd-ca0106 module as it does not use the emu10k1 
> chip.
> I think it is a good card, but the software is not there yet.
> I have put a older sb-live card in the machine to solve my problem in the 
> mean while.
> I have also at some stage installed the fc4 speakup-modified kernel trying 
> to get a later version of the driver, but that had a lot of other 
> side-effects involving udev.
> It also did not solve the problem.
> If any one had better results, please let me
> know?
> Regards, Willem

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