Sound on PPC

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at
Sun Sep 19 20:26:41 UTC 2004

Hi keifer!

On 2004-09-17 22:04 -0500, keifer wrote:
> I installed ubuntu yesterday, and I love it! The only problem is, I
> don't have sound. When the kernel boots up, it looks like it's loaded
> all the modules with out failing, there is just no sound. Has anyone
> else had this problem?
I have a iBook G4 12" with the usual snd-powermac soundcard and mine
is working out of the box.

Can you please check if:

- /dev/dsp exists
- the mixer has all channels unmuted and set to a reasonable volume?



Matin Pitt              
Ubuntu Developer  
Debian GNU/Linux Developer
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