No sound after the latest update

Brendan Strunk bwstrunk at hotmail.com
Fri Jun 6 00:40:48 BST 2008


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> Subject: Re: No sound after the latest update
> From: 4.magarzo at gmail.com
> To: ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com
> Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2008 22:31:04 +0200
> 
> El jue, 05-06-2008 a las 10:13 -0700, NoOp escribió:
> > On 06/04/2008 02:26 PM, Miguel Daniel Rodríguez Magarzo wrote:
> > > Hi list,
> > > 
> > > I am not sure whether this problem happened after a single daily update
> > > or maybe after a automated kernel update, since generally I don't pay
> > > much attention about which updates are running, just let the system to
> > > do it. But the sound went off just after that update.
> > > 
> > > This is a laptop Thinkpad T42 with a 2.6.24-18-generic kernel, Ubuntu
> > > 8.04. 
> > > 
> > > Trying to open the volume control applet (which appears with the
> > > non-operative symbol, e.g. a white cross over a square red background),
> > > it says something similar to this:
> > > 
> > > There were no GStreamer volume control devices found.
> > > "No se han encontrado complementos o dispositivos control de volumen de
> > > GStreamer."
> > > 
> > > On the other hand, if we go to System > Preferences > Sound, and
> > > clicking in the first button ("To try") trying to listen some sound
> > > event, it gives me the following:
> > > 
> > > audiotestsrc wave=sine freq=512 ! audioconvert ! audioresample !
> > > gconfaudiosink: Failed to connect stream: Invalid argument
> > > 
> > > Other buttons give similar warning, and there, just below at the end,
> > > there is no sound device to select!
> > > 
> > > I think this bug:
> > > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/200338
> > > 
> > > and this one:
> > > 
> > > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/200451
> > > 
> > > are saying the same, but those were reported months ago, I don't know
> > > its status or whether they were eventually solved.
> > > 
> > > Is someone able to clear something at this, please?
> > 
> > 
> > I had just the opposite problem; exact same symptoms on a Intel LCH
> > snd_intel8x0 (and same error messages etc) - however it works with
> > 2.6.24-18-generic but not with 2.6.24-18-386. I resolved it by:
> > 
> > sudo apt-get install linux-386
> > 
> Thank you too, you gave me some kind of clue; as a result of your
> comment, I decided to check again some packages... a search with the
> Synaptic Search tool with the string "linux-generic" was enough: there
> wasn't installed the linux-ubuntu-modules package for the current
> kernel. That was the issue.
> 
> Regards,
> 
> Daniel
> 
> 
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