run of alsa-info-sh suceeded.

Aaron Konstam akonstam at
Wed Feb 13 23:42:40 UTC 2008

> It would be nice to know which soundcard Frank Chiulli has on his machine, 
> that gave a similar problem to you, and if the soundcard was picked up 
> automatically when he did the install, or whether he had to run 
> system-config-soundcard to configure the card, and only after doing that, 
> discovered the badline in /etc/security/console.perms.d/50-default.perms.
> Aaron. Do you still have to add a "modprobe snd-cs4236" line in /etc/rc.local 
> in F8, as you had to do since FC6, as per your earlier post?
> I wonder if this is a kernel, or Alsa related problem, as you said it wasn't 
> limited to Fedora 6 onwards, but also on Ubuntu 6.06, 7.2, and 7.10, 
> therefore the problem with snd-cs4236 does not, on the face of it appear to 
> be distro specific. By the way, and IIRC, I thought I read somewhere that 
> support for isa soundcards was not as it used to be.
> Would you download this script, as below, run it, and post the link to 
> pastebin back. It may well provide some usefull info about your machine, 
> soundcard, etc.
> It may be usefull to the Alsa development folks, and I'll post the pastebin 
> link there, with all the relevant details regarding your isa soundcard, and 
> what is necessary to get it to work.
> Nice to have the sounds working again eh!
> All the best.
> Nigel.
Well I got to run and the result is posted at:

The result does nto seem as complete as the result from the f7 run.
Anyway, if anyone can learn anything from this output please share your
thoughts with me.

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