Re: APM/Sound on a Dell Inspiron 3500 fix.

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Aug 22 2002 - 18:38:14 EST

On Thu, 2002-08-22 at 23:46, wrote:
> It seems to me that the problem would be with this laptop's apm on bios
> level. However, it seems that the sb module does some sort of
> re-initialize to the sound device that the ad1848 fails to do. I'm not
> sure what the correct fix is, but I, and others with the same laptop,
> would be happy if someone could take this information and maybe come up
> with a better solution to the problem.

Its tricky to deal with, and the OSS code is dying so I dont care enough
to try and work on it. From a user perspective the apmd scripts are your
friend 8)

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