ALSA has fallen and can't get up!

crimsun at crimsun at
Wed Jun 1 00:06:11 UTC 2005

On Tue, May 31, 2005 at 07:46:30PM -0400, Lee McLain wrote:
>    I guess...I find it really strange that it will play via eSound
> plugin but NOT the ALSA plugin.

Then esd is using oss directly and not using alsa's oss emulation.

> [AO OSS] audio_setup: Can't open audio device /dev/dsp: Device or resource busy
^^ makes sense if esd is using oss directly.

> > Please paste the output from ,,cat /proc/asound/modules'', ,,amixer'',
> > and ,,lsof /dev/dsp* /dev/snd/*''.
> > 
>    All of these files come up 0 bytes...there is nothing to paste.

Please attach output from ,,lspci -v'' and ,,lsmod''.

Daniel T. Chen          crimsun at
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