No sound from speakers
M.Priestley at westminster.ac.uk
Fri Sep 8 06:09:34 PDT 2006
On Thu, Sep 07, 2006 at 08:57:02PM +0100, Richard Melville wrote:
> Please can somebody help. I've reached the stage of desperation. I've
> compiled the via drivers and alsa into the kernel and installed the alsa
> library, plug-ins, utilities and alsa oss. I've run the speaker-test and
> played a wav file and everything on the terminal screen looks good. I
> have not been able to get any failures, but I still cannot get any sound
> from the speakers. I've tested the speakers and cable on another box
> and they are good. Does anybody know what the problem could be? It must
> be something simple that's eluding me.
Have you unmuted the speakers? By default they start out muted, I think.
You can use alsamixer to unmute them.
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