Re: suse and sound problem
"Hajo Molegraaf" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I've installed SuSE 8.2 on my laptop and basically it works great. The
> only thing is that sound does not work. If I use the YaST Control Center
> to configure sound, it recognises a M5451 PCI AC-Link Controller Audio
> Device and it wants to configure it as the first sound card
> (snd-card-0). If I press Next the system freezes and I have to switch
> off the computer.
> I also installed RedHat 9 and it recognises the same sound card and has
> no problems in configuring it. Only when I play music there is every 20
> seconds or so a squeek of 2 seconds.
> I know nothing about soundcards and I don't know where to start looking
> to solve the problem. Do I need to recompile a kernel (never did that
> before)? What do I have to check in the RedHat system to make the same
> changes in the SuSE system to make it work in SuSE (I prefer to use SuSE).
Try configuring the card again, but this time, boot with the "acpi=off" lilo