On Thu, 1 Nov 2007 13:06:08 +0000 Anton Shterenlikht <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > I'm trying to get a sound from my laptop. I can see the actual card > in dmesg, but no audio framework driver (no pcm). > > hardware: i386 armada 1700 laptop > sound: ESS 1869 16-bit Plug and Play (PnP) > OS: FBSD 6.3-prerelease > > I checked that the sound is working using Compaq PC diagnostics > floppy. > > I added > > device sound > device snd_sbc > device snd_sb16 > > to the kernel configuration file and > > hint.pcm.0.at="isa" > hint.pcm.0.port="0x220" > hint.pcm.0.irq="5" > hint.pcm.0.drq="1" > hint.pcm.0.flags="0x0" > > to /boot/device.hints. The port was set up using Compaq Setup for > Portables floppy. > > I can see the card in dmesg as sbc0: > > unknown: <PNP0401> can't assign resources (port) > unknown: <PNP0501> can't assign resources (port) > unknown: <PNP0700> can't assign resources (port) > sbc0: <ESS ES1869 (Compaq OEM)> at port > 0x230-0x23f,0x388-0x38b,0x300-0x301 irq 5 drq 0,1 on isa0 > sbc0: [GIANT-LOCKED] > unknown: <PNP0303> can't assign resources (port) > unknown: <PNP0f13> can't assign resources (irq) > unknown: <PNP0c02> can't assign resources (memory) > > but I cannot see pcm, and /dev/sndstat is empty: > > # cat /dev/sndstat > FreeBSD Audio Driver (newpcm) > Installed devices: > # > > What am I missing?
snd_ess > Are the "unknown" messages relevant? > > many thanks > anton > -- Ariff Abdullah FreeBSD ... Recording in stereo is obviously too advanced and confusing for us idiot ***** users :P ........
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