On Wed, Feb 14, 2007 at 06:38:14PM -0800, Garrett Cooper wrote: > Gary Kline wrote: > > I'm pretty stunned at how well gnome2 works on my > > antique 400MHz backup system. [[ gnome2-lite wouldn't go, for > > some reason.... [?] ]] Anyway, I do have a sound card in this > > one, but which *.ko I load or compile is the question. If > > memory serves, I think this has a Matrox card. I've tried > > adding a few sound [snd_*.ko] files, but no sound. The OSS > > dialogs open, but the tests produce no sound.. Would the sound > > card show up in dmesg if there were a sound card hiding? > > > > Any help out there? This old box is an HP Kayak "XU/XW". > > > > thanks, > > > > gary > > esound running in the background, maybe? Memory serves me correctly that > was gnome's sound daemon of choice (ew...).
A cat /dev/sndstat says that my old AWE64 is there. (I'm doing a make kernel now; be done wee-hours?!) Anyway a kldload [sound|snd_sb16] and the tiny red x is beside the spkr in the upper right. Still head-scratching. Anybody else know what's going on? gary PS: esound? > -Garrett > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" -- Gary Kline [EMAIL PROTECTED] www.thought.org Public Service Unix _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"