On Monday 03 May 2004 19:52, David Wassman wrote: > >From HP/Compaq website the soundcard driver for Windows is ESS > > 1869/1887/1888 Audio Driver. I am guessing then the soundcard is ESS > (whatever that means). I see on the handbook that ESS Solo-1/1E is > supported. Does this driver work and how do you get FreeBSD to load it? >
I have an ESS1869 card running in an old Compaq Presario Desktop on freebsd 5.1. i added devices pcm and sbc to my kernel config and built a new kernel: device pcm device sbc the soundcard has been identified as: # dmesg | grep ESS sbc0: <ESS ES1869> at port 0x330-0x331,0x388-0x38b,0x220-0x22f irq 5 drq 0,1 on isa0 pcm0: <ESS 18xx DSP> on sbc0 # cat /dev/sndstat FreeBSD Audio Driver (newpcm) Installed devices: pcm0: <ESS 1869 DSP> at io 0x220 irq 5 drq 1:0 bufsz 4096 (1p/1r/0v channels duplex default) some more information is available via 'man 4 sbc'. regards ch > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"