Re: New Audigy Card
From: Robert Brown (rbrown001_at_charter.net)
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2003 22:12:08 -0500
I had an Aureal card before and there was no hope of it working. That is
part of the reason I bought the SB Audigy. Kudzu did find it but all it did
was install support for the 1394 port. I will try to run it again. Do you
know how to recompile the kernel in RH 9?
"John" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi, Robert:
> Did you have your old sound card configured under RH9? Did Kudzu prompt
> you at bootup to configure your new hardware? I wonder if you should
> run kudzu as root and remove the old hardware from the list, then reboot
> and see if kudzu recognizes the new card.
> Just a thought - take it with a grain of salt.
> Robert Brown wrote:
> > I just upgraded my REALLY old sound card to a SoundBlaster Audigy MP3. I
> > checked Red Hat's compatibility list and I thought it would work with
> > Hat 9. However, it doesn't. I've been doing some searching but I cannot
> > figure out how to get it going. Everything says I need to turn sound on
> > recompile my kernel. I cannot find where to do this and Red Hat "does
> > support re-compiling a kernel". Can someone please give or point me
> > some very simple instructions. I am still a huge Linux novice. Also,
> > everything says the kernel should be in /usr/src/linux-2.4.20-20.x and I
> > not see it there.