HDA beep regression...

Andy Whitcroft apw at canonical.com
Tue Feb 9 15:10:54 UTC 2010

On Tue, Feb 09, 2010 at 02:48:04PM +0000, Daniel J Blueman wrote:
> Hi Tim, Andy,
> With newer mainline kernel builds (eg 2.6.33-rc) containing the new
> HDA beep framework, a new config option was introduced that was set
> on, re-introducing the (somewhat overzealous) system beep. With pulse
> audio not reconfiguring the PC-beep channel volume, this often
> saturates built-in or external speakers/headphones at undesired times
> (eg when shutting down).
> Is it reasonable to ask to change the Ubuntu mainline kernel configuration:
> to =0, or, disable:

It is cirtainly possible to change configurations for these kernels
slightly from those used in the main Ubuntu kernels.  What do these two
do?  Which is preferred?


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