sound prob on an i-386 box

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Thu Nov 11 06:05:36 UTC 2004

On Wed, Nov 10, 2004 at 05:05:09AM -0800, mulata wrote:

> i've done the basic ubuntu install and it's amazing in so many ways, but 
> i too seem to be having trouble getting to work on my machine.
> checked old postings and can't seem to figure it out, but i am new to 
> linux/unix/et al.
> it's a compaq presario with a built in crystal sound brand card, if that 
> helps.
> i get the no mixer found stuff when i try to access volume controls and 
> sound card not found message at boot.

Open a terminal window and run the "lspci" and "dmesg" commands, and send
us the output.

 - mdz

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