Monday's 8.04 update

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at
Thu May 29 07:27:24 BST 2008

Pastor JW wrote:
> Has anyone found out what causes 2.6.24-17-generic, which was part of Monday's 
> update, to kill the sound on the Dell 1525 that worked just fine running 
> 2.6.24-16-generic?   Actually, escaping and bringing up the GRUB menu allows 
> me to use the 2.6.24-16 kernel and  then sound works again.  Haven't found 
> where to modify the GRUB menu yet so I can make 2.6.24-16 the default again.

Not yet but I can at lest tell you that you are not alone, I have the 
same problem on an Inspiron 1420/Vostro 1400. The problem has been 
posted on Dells Linux-user mailing list, let us hope an answer will be 
given shortly. For now I continue with 2.6.24-16


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