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Date:      Fri, 10 Aug 2007 07:42:48 +0200
From:      "Alain G. Fabry" <alainfabry@belgacom.net>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: 82801G (ICH7 Family) High Definition Audio Supported ???
Message-ID:  <20070810054248.GA19951@ducati-748.3rdrock.kicks-ass.net>
In-Reply-To: <46BB59D7.7060605@otenet.gr>
References:  <20070809065005.GA15380@ducati-748.3rdrock.kicks-ass.net> <46BB59D7.7060605@otenet.gr>

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On Thu, Aug 09, 2007 at 09:15:51PM +0300, Manolis Kiagias wrote:
> Alain G. Fabry wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > Is the following audio '82801G (ICH7 Family) High Definition Audio' supported on FreeBSD6.2?
> >
> > If so, which device do I need to load in the kernel or how can I get it to work.
> >
> > Many thanks,
> >
> > Alain
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> >   
> I've seen Nikos answered you already, but the fact is you don't have to
> move to STABLE to get the hda driver to work. It will work on
> 6.2-RELEASE if you so wish.
> Download the precompiled kernel module from here:
> 
> http://people.freebsd.org/~ariff/lowlatency/
> 
> Decompress the archive, copy sound.ko and snd_hda.ko to /boot/kernel
> (you may as well copy all the .ko files, but these two are the ones needed)
> then do (as root) a kldload snd_hda  ( and add  snd_hda_load="YES" to
> /boot/loader.conf so it loads with each reboot).
> Running this driver on my laptop with no problems for quite some time now.

Thanks, works like a charm !



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