[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#293573: discover: Does not detect my audio card (es1371 on a 686)

Jeff Licquia licquia at progeny.com
Thu Nov 29 20:51:04 UTC 2007

reassign 293573 alsa-base

On Tue, 2005-02-08 at 16:08 +0100, Nicola Manini wrote:
> The problem with the sound card was eventually traced to alsa, which modified 
> discover's configuration.  After Thomas Hood's suggestions, I purged alsa-base 
> away and sound works fine with discover.

OK.  I'm reassigning this bug to alsa-base, then.

Alsa-base people: do you have any documentation or other warnings to
users that having alsa-base installed could change how their hardware
detection works?  If not, I'd suggest that this should be done.

> > It would be helpful to see what the messages were on boot.  You can
> > reproduce them by just running "/etc/init.d/discover start" as root.
> Here it goes:
> # /etc/init.d/discover start
> Discovering hardware: parport_pc via82cxxx usb-uhci es1371 3c59x
> Skipping Module parport_pc. It's already loaded.
> Skipping Module via82cxxx. It's already loaded.
> Skipping Module usb-uhci. It's already loaded.
> Skipping Module es1371. It's already loaded.
> Skipping Module 3c59x. It's already loaded.

That looks precisely like what I would expect.

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