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Re: Sound in Stretch




On Mon, 10 Sep 2018 23:26:56 +0200
arne <sp113438@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Mon, 10 Sep 2018 22:49:34 +0200
> deloptes <deloptes@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> > Joe wrote:
> >   
> > > alsamixer
> > > 
> > > cannot open mixer: No such file or directory
> > > 
> > > I always used to start sound troubleshooting by looking
> > > in /proc/asound to find out what the system thought my sound cards
> > > were, but that directory no longer exists.    
> > 
> > you sure you have the driver loaded?


I have sound modules loaded, which I thought meant the driver must have
been found.

> > 
> > ls -al /proc/asound/
> > total 0
> > dr-xr-xr-x   6 root root 0 Sep 10 19:50 .
> > dr-xr-xr-x 253 root root 0 Sep 10 21:49 ..
> > dr-xr-xr-x   8 root root 0 Sep 10 19:50 card0
> > dr-xr-xr-x   3 root root 0 Sep 10 19:50 card1
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 19:50 cards
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 devices
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 hwdep
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 modules
> > dr-xr-xr-x   2 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 oss
> > lrwxrwxrwx   1 root root 5 Sep 10 22:48 PCH -> card0
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 pcm
> > dr-xr-xr-x   2 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 seq
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 timers
> > -r--r--r--   1 root root 0 Sep 10 22:48 version
> > lrwxrwxrwx   1 root root 5 Sep 10 22:48 Webcam -> card1
> > 
> > stretch
> > 
> > regards
> >   
> 
> does the command alsa-info give a clue?
> 

I didn't know about that one. It gives pages of stuff that look like
what I used to find in /proc/asound, it certainly knows all about the
USB device. No error messages, no suggestion as to what might be
missing.

-- 
Joe