According to the Creative Open source page:
New driver support on both
1. Dell model of SB Live! (snd-emu10k1x
2. SB Audigy LS (snd-audigyls
is coming with ALSA 1.0.6.
You can try the experimental ALSA 1.0.6rc1 now available at the ALSA official page:
Notice each of them has its own module name.
use 'snd-emu10k1' module with these soundcard models.
After this driver update, the whole range of Creative soundcards can be considered Linux compatible (TM) .