[ltp] no sound on my 600E

Bernard Fay linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Mon, 12 Jan 2004 20:41:25 -0500

Ok I have sound now.  The problem:  PCM channel was half way thru at the
mixer.  I put it to the maximum and the sound card is now alive.  But
what is exactly the PCM channel?


On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 17:57, Charles E Taylor IV wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Jan 2004 17:32:32 -0500
> Bernard Fay <bfay@deepcosmos.ca> wrote:
> > I don't have sound on my 600E even though the installation of the
> > drivers (cs4232) loads  correctly and doesn't show up any errors. I
> > raised the volume to probably the max with Fn+PgUp and with the Volume
> > Control from Gnome and yet I don't have sound.  
> > Does someone have seen this problem or know what to do?
> Silly (but occasionally correct) suggestion:  Have you looked at a mixer
> application?  Sometimes the system volume is maxxed, but the PCM channel
> is muted when the computer starts.
> Other suggestion: Make sure "Quick Boot" is turned off under Easy Setup,
> though I think if this is the problem the sound driver won't load at all.
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