[LAU]Sound card doesn't work

Patrick Shirkey pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Wed Aug 1 14:07:58 EDT 2007

J M Needham wrote:
> Ok, many apologies, point taken. It's a soundblaster audigy ona  machine
> running kubuntu feisty which I changed from ubuntu. Kernel version
> 2.6.20-15-generic. It worked fine with dappper, but I upgraded yesterday
> and now I don't have sound.
> Not sure how to get alsa version, I think it's 1.0.13 , although that's
> what it says on alsamixer. (sorry I'm a little basic at this at the
> moment).
> Any ideas appreciated.

Hi Jonty,

I know you've been around here for a while so I'll spare the waffle...

cat /proc/asound/cards


aplay -f cd -D hw:0,0 /somefile.wav

Patrick Shirkey - Boost Hardware Ltd.
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