no sound with 2.4.7

Iain Sandoe iain at
Thu Jul 26 18:42:45 EST 2001

Hi Gwyn,

> I got this with a kernel I compiled with myself and similar symptoms
> with other kernels I downloaded from
> [root at thislove sound]# /sbin/modprobe dmasound_pmac
> /lib/modules/2.4.7/kernel/drivers/sound/dmasound/dmasound_pmac.o:
> unresolved symbol nvram_read_byte
> /lib/modules/2.4.7/kernel/drivers/sound/dmasound/dmasound_pmac.o: insmod
> /lib/modules/2.4.7/kernel/drivers/sound/dmasound/dmasound_pmac.o failed
> /lib/modules/2.4.7/kernel/drivers/sound/dmasound/dmasound_pmac.o: insmod
> dmasound_pmac failed

the current BK tree version has a call to this function which is (IIUC)
obsolete ...

I'll talk to Ben about getting more of the new stuff pushed (I think he's
away at the moment).


In the mean time - could you try either Ben H's rsync tree

or apply my latest patches:


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