Subject: Re: sound driver
To: John F. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Gluss <email@example.com>
Date: 03/09/1995 19:39:00
YES! It still plays fast but now it doesn't make the lpt0 message!
I have the cheapest possible SBlaster, 8 bit.
>>>>> On Thu, 09 Mar 1995 07:56:09 -0500, "John F. Woods" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
>> Oops...spoke too soon AGAIN. I still get the lpt0: out of paper
>> error message, just once at initialization time.
John> Check your kernel config file. I'll bet you have lpt0 specified as using
John> interrupt 7 (like it should), which the Sound Blaster traditionally uses
John> too. Remove the interrupt spec from lpt0 and use the interruptless driver,
John> it seems to work better.
John> My own sound driver experience: it works (without telling me the sound card
John> is out of paper :-), but the sound breaks up. (Sounds are clear under DOS,
John> so it's not cables or something silly like that.) My sound card is a Pro
John> Audio Spectrum 16 Basic.