USB sound [solved]
richardkimber at btinternet.com
Tue Oct 8 11:48:34 UTC 2013
On Tue, 8 Oct 2013 12:15:36 +0100
R Kimber wrote:
> On Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:38:00 +0200
> Oliver Grawert wrote:
> > > lsusb seems to imply it's
> > > Bus 001 Device 016: ID 04b4:930b Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
> > > as that's the one that disapoears when I unplug it.
> > >
> > this device uses the snd-usb-hiface driver, this driver is only
> > available in the linux kernel since version 3.11 i think
> Thanks. That's a likely kind of explanation. However, snd-usb-hiface
> gives 'not found' when I try to modprobe it, and I couldn't find it either
> on my system or in the Ubuntu Package Search. I'm using 3.2.0-54-generic
> with 12.04 LTS
OK. I found a way of installing 3.11.1 on my 12.04 system
I followed the very simple instructions and I now have snd-usb-hiface
module loaded and USB sound is working fine !!
Many many thanks Oliver, and also to the others who contributed to this
thread. I'm very grateful.
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