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Hello All, I am using Compaq Presario V2000 with OS - Linux AS 3. ================================================== ======== # uname -a Linux vipspark 2.4.21-4.EL #1 Fri Oct 3 18:13:58 EDT 2003 i686 ...
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    Sound problem with Compaq Presario V2000 on Linux


    Hello All,

    I am using Compaq Presario V2000 with OS - Linux AS 3.

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    Linux vipspark 2.4.21-4.EL #1 Fri Oct 3 18:13:58 EDT 2003 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
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    My problem is that m not able to configure my sound card.

    Whenever i use redhat-config-soundcard..it give me error "NO SOUND CARD IS DETECTED"

    But i have Windows XP also on the same Laptop, there Sound is working Absolutely Fine

    Can anyone help me

    ThankU All

    KeepsmilinG

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    well as far as redhat i dont know but i can tell you that the soundcard in this lappie dose work in linux...im on a V2000 rite now
    i use alsa and simply used 'alsaconf' typed as root in a shell to config it
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    I have a v2000 lappy. Sound works fine in a 2.6 kernel. I haven't tried it in a 2.4 kernel. Maybe you need to upgrade your kernel to get the sound working properly.

    If that's not possible, I suggest looking for an updated version of your distro.

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