sound lost after Hardy upgrade

Wulfy wulfmann at
Wed May 7 17:17:54 BST 2008

Geoffrey Bays wrote:
> I also had no sound after upgrading to Hardy from Gutsy.
> Check this forum for troubleshooting sound problems:

Thanks for the link.  I checked out the how-to, but everything it 
suggested either had already been tried, or didn't need doing.
> What my problem was, was that the sound module was not being loaded.
> I added 'snd-hda-intel' to the end of my /etc/modules file, and I got
> sound immediately, without rebooting.
My card needs snd-hda-intel, too..  but an lsmod shows that it's already 

> If you go through the steps in that post, you can determine which
> driver module your sound card uses and then add it
> to the end of /etc/modules.
> Hope this helps.
> Cheers,
> Geoff bays

Thanks for your help. It's appreciated.



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