Re: No sound in KDE with intel hda since 2.6.20-rc1

From: Alistair John Strachan
Date: Sat Dec 30 2006 - 14:19:24 EST

On Saturday 30 December 2006 19:11, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> > On Friday 29 December 2006 06:25, Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> > > Virtual MIDI Card 1
> >
> > Compile this feature out, I bet things start working again.
> Yes, this helped, thanks.
> BTW, is this expected?

It's a severe "misfeature" in my opinion that caused me problems years ago.
The first soundcard becomes "default", which can probably be overridden in
many different ways.

However, I really think a hack should be put in to prevent "virtual MIDI" from
ever being in the first slot, it's just a bug asking to happen.


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