[SATLUG] Linux on a inspiron 3500

Jeremy Mann jeremy at bioc09.v19.uthscsa.edu
Tue May 6 14:04:01 CDT 2003

> I've got a laptop running RH 9 and the sound won't work. I know it's a
> neomagic 256AV and there are known issues with a 2.4 or greater kernel.
> Anyone familiar with this?

For weird chipsets like that, I alwasy recommend ALSA drivers for sound.
If you goto www.freshrpms.net, they already have alsa drivers in RPM you
can either download seperately or apt-get.

> Also, have a raq4 project I'm working on and would be grateful for any
> help. I'm just familiar enough to get Linux up and running but aside
> from that I'm pretty green

Uh, what's a raq4?

Jeremy Mann
jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center
Bioinformatics Core Facility
Phone: (210) 567-2672

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