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Hello, I have recently upgraded to Fedora core 2 from rh 9. My sound card used to be automatically detected and there is no problem with the sound in rh9. ...
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    Sound card does not work in Fedora anymore


    Hello,

    I have recently upgraded to Fedora core 2 from rh 9. My sound card used to be automatically detected and there is no problem with the sound in rh9.

    However,after upgrading, there is no sound at all. I used the Soundcard Detection program in GNOME to test. Fedora managed to detect the sound card. It gives the following stats:
    Vendor: C Media Electronics Inc
    Model: CM 8738
    Module: snd-cmipci

    I clicked the 'Play test sound' button and no sound came out. I clicked on the 'No' button of the 'can hear sound?' dialog box and the message appeared: "Automatic detection of the sound card did not work. Audio will not be available on the system. Please click OK to continue."

    How do I solve this problem? Thanks for the reply.

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    Is that driver loaded now? What kernel version is the new FC running? And is it different from the old one?
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    big thing with FC2 is that it is now using ALSA straight out of the box.

    have fun

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    I had the similar problem! Check up the mute button in aumix!! It might be checked up!

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