Re: [GnomeMeeting-list] Help!! - ALSA crashes my Gnomemeeting
- From: Marc Williams <marcw onlymooo com>
- To: gnomemeeting list <gnomemeeting-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: [GnomeMeeting-list] Help!! - ALSA crashes my Gnomemeeting
- Date: 06 Nov 2002 10:30:37 -0600
On Wed, 2002-11-06 at 10:27, Damien Sandras wrote:
> You are not the only one to mention kernel crashes using GnomeMeeting
> under Redhat 8.0.
> System crashing means a driver bug. As me, and many other people who are
> using ALSA have no problem, it would indicate a Redhat 8.00 bug.
> Did you have system crashing when using GnomeMeeting before using ALSA?
No. It worked great.
> Did you compile ALSA yourself?
No. Used freshRPMs.
I'm doing a bit of looking elsewhere also. I'd rather not remove ALSA
until I give it a fair workout so I'm looking forward to fixing this....
> Le mer 06/11/2002 à 17:18, Marc Williams a écrit :
> > Being the compulsive tinkerer that can't leave well enough alone, I
> > decided to install ALSA on my RH 8.0 system. Why? I have no idea other
> > than a lot of people say very positive things about ALSA. I followed
> > the directions on the freshrpms and ALSA sites to install. Set a few
> > things in alsamixer and voila! Everything seemed to work.
> > Until I fired up Gnomemeeting. A few seconds after connecting with
> > anyone (I've tried two different people) my system locks up tighter than
> > a (pick your metaphore). Mouse is frozen, no keyboard, yadda yadda.
> > Requires a hard boot. Thank goodness for ext3, eh?
> > All my other apps that I've tried so far seem to work well. At least
> > those that deliver audio. I don't have any other apps that use the mic.
> > So even though I'm fairly certain that this is not a Gnomemeeting issue
> > since it seems that a lot of people use ALSA with Gnomemeeting, I
> > thought I'd ask here for help. After all, people here are nice and
> > besides, I'm not subscribed to an ALSA list. :)
> > Not sure what info is needed to track this down. Here's my modules.conf
> > (I'm sure it will wrap horribly):
> > alias parport_lowlevel parport_pc
> > alias eth0 eepro100
> > # alias sound-slot-0 es1371
> > # post-install sound-slot-0 /bin/aumix-minimal -f /etc/.aumixrc -L
> > >/dev/null 2>&1 || :
> > # pre-remove sound-slot-0 /bin/aumix-minimal -f /etc/.aumixrc -S
> > >/dev/null 2>&1 || :
> > post-install snd-card-0 /usr/sbin/alsactl restore >/dev/null 2>&1 || :
> > pre-remove snd-card-0 /usr/sbin/alsactl store >/dev/null 2>&1 || :
> > alias char-major-81 bttv
> > # ALSA portion
> > alias char-major-116 snd
> > alias snd-card-0 snd-ens1371
> > # module options should go here
> > # OSS/Free portion
> > alias char-major-14 soundcore
> > alias sound-slot-0 snd-card-0
> > # card #1
> > alias sound-service-0-0 snd-mixer-oss
> > alias sound-service-0-1 snd-seq-oss
> > alias sound-service-0-3 snd-pcm-oss
> > alias sound-service-0-8 snd-seq-oss
> > alias sound-service-0-12 snd-pcm-oss
> > I really appreciate any pointers you can give to get this thing fixed so
> > that I don't have to back out the ALSA stuff. In case it's not obvious
> > from the modules.conf file, my card is an Ensoniq ES1371. CPU is a AMD
> > k6-2 400. I used the RPMs available on the freshrpms site.
> > Thanks!
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