[BL] sound under DSL 1.5

Sheldon Isaac sheldonisaac at myrealbox.com
Sun Jan 1 14:18:48 EST 2006

Well, I looked at the BIOS settings under PNP/PCI or whatever,

Some slot?  was fixed at  irq 5  , while the others were all set for automatic or some such,

So I changed that one to automatic or some such, and rebooted.

This time,  dmesg   under DSL 1.5 did  _not_  show the line about confilct I mentioned previusly:

" On 30 Dec 2005 at 20:12, sindi keesan wrote:
> > Why not use irq=5?
An error message, something about conflict?  I chose IRQ 10 because Windows 
said the sound card had that interrupt. Though maybe that doesn't mean 
much.  Perhaps the BIOS settings?"

Now, dmesg's oputput includes:

sb: Creative SB16 PnP detected
sb: ISAPnP reports 'Creative SB16 PnP' at i/o 0x220, irq 5, dma 1, 5
sb: 1 Soundblaster PnP card(s) found.

And Schumann's piano concerto is playing out of my 10 year old Soundblaster speakers!

Thanks, Sindi and Sam, for your help.

Happy new year to all,

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