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Re: no sound on Lenovo Ideapad 110




On Thu, 28 Sep 2017 14:48:27 +0200 (CEST) Pierre Frenkiel
<pierre.frenkiel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Thu, 28 Sep 2017, Curt wrote:
> 
> > On 2017-09-28, Pierre Frenkiel <pierre.frenkiel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >>     So, the problem is not with the plug, as generally it must
> >> unplugged to get the sound through the speaker.
> >>
> >
> > I suppose it is possible that the sensing circuitry or switch (?)
> > in the headphone jack is faulty or failing so that when you pull
> > the headphone plug out of the jack socket the audio signal isn't
> > being switched to the speakers, the plug's absence failing to be
> > detected (or its presence continuing to be).
> 
>     I said, in a previous post, that on Windows, the sound works for
> the speaker and the headphone...

I don't know if this will help, but I read a post somewhere (don't
remember where) of someone who had troubles with the Ideapad 110S
-- sound, touchpad, suspend, etc. -- after replacing Windows 10 with
Stretch.  Installing a newer kernel from Stretch-Backports rectified
those issues along with non-free firmware in the Stretch Repos and/or
proprietary drivers.

I'm interested in any solutions you discover.  I'm looking at the 110S
as a light, compact "travel" notebook.

B