no sound in ubuntu command line

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Mon May 22 13:37:54 UTC 2017

The module is on my machine. I did this command which I found on the web:

 find /lib/modules/`uname -r` | grep snd 

It gave a list of 257 modules including


Allow me to repeat that lspci shows my card but aplay -l says no soundcards.
This seems crucial to me, but I'm not sure why.
Alsa is just not seeing the card for some reason.

On May 22, 2017, at 4:36 AM, Linux for blind general discussion <blinux-list at> wrote:

I checked on my upgraded ubuntu 16.04 and the module is there.
Try and install the linux-image-extra-version where version is your kernel version.
I.E. at a terminal, do
sudo apt-get install linux-image-extra-`uname -r`
After that, the easiest is to restart, but you can try to modprobe the module in stead.
HTH, Willem

> On Mon, 22 May 2017, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> But my sound was working fine under ubuntu 14.04 lts.
> How can that be?
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