Re: SB Live 5.1 Linux Drivers

From: fhm (francois.news_at_up.ac.za)
Date: 07/04/03


Date: Fri, 04 Jul 2003 14:26:03 +0200

Clive Dove wrote:
> fhm wrote:
>
>
>>Hi there.
>>
>>I am looking for drivers for a SB Live 5.1 for Linux Mandrake 9.1
>>
>>Please post. I dont have internet access.
>>
>>Thanks
>>
>>Francois
>>
>>PS Dont spam me
>
>
> The SB Live uses module emu10k1 or audigy in the oss sound system or
> snd-emu10k1 in the alsa sound system. All 3 modules are aboard by
> default when the system is installed.
>
> Open draksound from a root prompt and you will be given the choice of
> all 3 modules.
>
> Mandrake should have installed module snd-emu10k1 by default but the
> system may have started muted. Open the kmix mixer and if the panel
> icon is crossed-out, right click on it and deselect "mute"
>
> There may be other causes for not getting sound and other things to try,
> but try the above first and if you then don't get sound, run these
> commands from a user prompt and get back to us with the results.
>
> lspci | grep -i audio
> and
> grep sound /etc/modules.conf
>
>

Will try
Thanx