Philippe Landau lists at mailry.net
Thu Mar 31 02:34:41 UTC 2005

Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
>>>>the manual for my AsRock K7S41 motherboard says i can monitor CPU temperature.
>>>>also Ubuntu Device Manager does not see the type of my processor (AMD Sempron 2200+) and i have still no sound.
>>>>maybe this cheap hardware is just not supported by ubuntu ?
>>>Ah...well...looking bad...maybe you need to get a more common/better
>>>supported motherboard then... :-/ 
>>oh, this is a very popular/common hardware combination.
> Is it ? Never heard of "AsRock" motherboards before.  I guess I am not
> very up to date on the M/B front ;o)
they are not new. after every 7 Asus people buy about 3 Abit, 1 AsRock.
they are cheaper.

> That said, even well known stuff is not garanteed to work. I have a
> super popular (in its time) MSI board with the nForve NVIDIA chipset,
> yet the NVIDIA driver refuses to work in Hoary.
> If NVIDIA drivers refuse to work on NVIDIA chipsets, what can I do ? :-/
> That said, they work fine in Warty, so has to be something wrong with
> Hoary...
yes, here too, sound works well in Warty, but does not work in Hoary.

kind regards     philippe

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