Subject: Re: Sound on Avanti
To: Adam Maloney <>
From: Linc Fessenden <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 08/12/2001 19:46:45
On Sun, 12 Aug 2001, Adam Maloney wrote:

> I'm still mucking around with the console problem, but that's neither here
> nor their.  I'm trying to get sound to work on this (again, Avanti 200 4/200)  
> The kernel that was installed didn't seem to find anything audio related. 
> Does anyone know what sound device I need to enable?  Are there any tricks? 
> If I get the kernel to see it, do I need to do anything else before mpg123
> will work?
> BTW, I did get one possible solution to the console problem, but this little
> box has been compiling it's little heart out since install, and I didn't
> want to interrupt it's fun :)  So I haven't tried anything yet.

Have to enable sound in the kernel to get it to work.  After that mpg123
should work right off the bat - mine did..  Here's what to look for in
wss*   at      isa? port 0x530 irq 9 drq 0     # Windows SoundSystem
audio* at      wss?