[linux-audio-user] Re: Again - RRRRRrrr

John Bleichert syborg at stny.rr.com
Tue Sep 9 14:42:01 EDT 2003

On Mon, 8 Sep 2003, Ross Vandegrift wrote:
> Subject: Re: [linux-audio-user] Re: Again - RRRRRrrr
> On Mon, Sep 08, 2003 at 02:51:40PM -0300, Alexander wrote:
> > But I can't load manually the default module for VIA82xxx of Slackware. After 
> > installation the Alsa-driver the only module can be loaded is the 
> > snd-via82xx(the module of Alsa).
> > 
> > For this things I believe now In one error in my system modules.
> No, it should be like that - Slackware doesn't come with ALSA, only with
> the OSS drivers, and you definitely want to be using the snd-via82xx
> from ALSA.

Agreed - ALSA works great with Slack, I use it every day ;-) I think ALSA 
will be in kernel 2.6 (confirm, anyone?) so it will be shipping with the 
kernel soon although we'll have to get the mixers et. al. elsewhere.

Hope it works out for you, Slack is definately the way to go!


John Bleichert   syborg at stny.rr.com

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