Subject: Re: [ecasound] ecasound/alsa-ice1712 won't work with 384MB RAM!
From: S. Massy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Feb 23 2001 - 22:48:36 EET
On Fri, 23 Feb 2001, J. Gareth Williams wrote:
> a few weeks ago i posted a message polling for helpor advice getting my
> debian box to run ecasound with alsa drivers (Midiman Delta66)
> it turns out it had nothing to do with debian - not suprisingly - but the
> truth turned out to be even more bizarre. I had 384MB of RAM in my box and
> it would not work. Take out a 128MB module, and ta-da - it works. I
> repeated it several times.
> does that make any sense at all?
Ahhh... the joy in mysteries risen from computerized behaviour!!!
Seriously, have you tried turning high memory support in your kernel?
That's a wild guess... What kernel are you running anyway?
> i'm not sure if it's ecasound or alsa... anyone else know of another
> multitrack-capable player/recorder i could try to see where the problem
How about aplay/arecord, did these work correctly?
> thanks for any insight someone could provide...
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