no soundcards found 9.10 upgrade on Dell studio xps
yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com
Wed Jan 6 21:58:45 UTC 2010
On Wed, 06 Jan 2010 21:17:24 -0000, Ron Burns <rrburns at cox.net> wrote:
> Barry Premeaux wrote:
>> Have you tried reinstalling the 'linux-sound-base' package? I'm
>> showing ver 1.0.20+* installed. I'm running 9.10 here as well.
> I checked this and reinstalled it. I saw this in the alsa-base
> For ALSA to work on a system with a given sound card,
> there must be an ALSA driver for that card in the kernel.
> At wits end here I was able to get thru to ubuntu (paid) support and
> they are aware of this problem and apparently the Dell XPS driver is not
> in the current kernel (a bug in the build). I was advised to wait until
> there is new kernel build and release and then do an update.
> I want to thank you all for all the help.
> Best Regards,
Having had a hunt round the net it does appear to be a bit of a problem
audio device for Linux with more than a few bodges to get it to work (or
not). Hopefully it will be sorted soon.
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