Go Back   nV News Forums > Linux Support Forums > NVIDIA Linux

Newegg Daily Deals

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-24-03, 05:14 PM   #1
cgr122
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: b
Posts: 1
Send a message via ICQ to cgr122 Send a message via AIM to cgr122
Default Quake 3 Arena sound causes crash

When I load up quake 3 arena, quake 3 crashes but when I disable the sound it plays fine. I am using RH 9 with the newest nvidia drivers and the nForce driver which sounded like it fixed the problem I am having. I also tried putting the line
options nvaudio spdif_status = 0
into /etc/modules.conf but it did nothing to solve my problem. I have the newest linux kernel. Thanks for your help.
cgr122 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-25-03, 02:42 PM   #2
cavey
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Netherlands
Posts: 1
Default

probably errors opening /dev/dsp, not too sure as I don't have Q3a for linux, but I had similar experiences with NQ and Q2..

here's what I did (taken actually from the Alsa-Project documentation...)

echo "binary_name 0 0 direct" > /proc/asound/card0/pcm0p/oss

but well, that's for alsasound modules... you might need to find your own soundcard in /proc

try it that way (or consult the sound driver docs for any kind of help on this)

Anyways, my guesses are that Q3a wants to open /dev/dsp using mmap, and can't get the right permissions....
cavey is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
No sound in UT and UT2003 jsampson69 NVIDIA Linux 6 08-27-03 10:28 AM
My UT2003 Tweak Guide DXnfiniteFX Gaming Central 48 10-31-02 12:59 AM
Motherboard in built Sound solutions MUYA CPUs, Motherboards And Memory 22 09-27-02 05:45 AM
nForce sound locking up system shroom NVIDIA Linux 4 09-16-02 02:50 AM
nForce - BattleField 1942 demo - Sound cuts out rtz General Hardware 3 09-05-02 01:48 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:20 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1998 - 2014, nV News.