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Old 08-16-04, 01:44 PM   #1
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Default nvsound problem

The latest Nforce drivers for linux seems to be very cool so i have tryed to install them.
I run the installer and it builds the two modules without problem at the correct place.
I modify modules.conf and modprobe.conf to reflex the new names of the modules driver for the ethernet and the APU.
And when i reboot the nvnet module installs successfully without any error, but the nvsound module simply freezes the computer when modprobed.

To correct the problem i went to bios in search of a PNP option as said in documentation but i don't have one in my Abit NF7-S V2 latest bios(Nforce2-400Ultra). I have removed all specials actions i had in modprobe.conf for the precedent driver and it continues to freeze.
The acpi is loaded and working may it be the problem or have i to rebuild the kernel with special options?

Please if someone knows the solution to the freeze let me know it.

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Old 08-16-04, 03:32 PM   #2
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Default Re: nvsoud problem

ok fighted a little and i can give theese infos in regard to my problem:
Kernel is a mandrake 2.6.3-15mdk non modified.
I load the nvsound module without freezing if i disable acpi via bios or via lilo option.
I get some sound but i have poor vidéo performance with 6106 that works very well normally and after some minutes of play the computer freezes.

When i dmesg i get theese messages that claims that module nvsound is problematic to kernel:

nvnet: no version for "struct_module" found: kernel tainted.
nvnet: module license 'NVIDIA' taints kernel.
PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:04.0 to 64
nvnet: selecting hwmode setting as Mode 1
nvnet: setting parameter auto_negotiate to enabled
nvnet: setting parameter optimization to Throughput
NET: Registered protocol family 17
nvsound: module license 'unspecified' taints kernel.
Nvsound: Nvidia Audio Init Module, 17:07:16 Aug 16 2004 version 1.0-0
PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:05.0 to 64
Nvsound: NVIDIA nForce2 Controller found at Mem 0xe8000000 and IRQ 7
PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:06.0 to 64
Nvsound: NVIDIA nForce2 Audio found at IO 0xb800 and 0xb400, IRQ 5
Nvsound: Aci_device dff19400 Apu_device dff19800
modprobe: page allocation failure. order:2, mode:0x20
Call Trace:
[<c013e9b8>] __alloc_pages+0x328/0x330
[<c013e9e2>] __get_free_pages+0x22/0x60
[<c011199d>] dma_alloc_coherent+0x4d/0x90
[<e1bcd56d>] 0xe1bcd56d
[<e1bc476c>] 0xe1bc476c
[<e1bc7211>] 0xe1bc7211
[<e1bc6f65>] 0xe1bc6f65
[<e1bc5507>] 0xe1bc5507
[<e1bc94ac>] 0xe1bc94ac
[<e1bc4d7d>] 0xe1bc4d7d
[<e1bc428f>] 0xe1bc428f
[<e1bc4359>] 0xe1bc4359
[<c013e609>] buffered_rmqueue+0xc9/0x150
[<c013e722>] __alloc_pages+0x92/0x330
[<e1bc4ac6>] 0xe1bc4ac6
[<e1bc2348>] 0xe1bc2348
[<e1b932b4>] 0xe1b932b4
[<e1b91a42>] 0xe1b91a42
[<e1b91a96>] 0xe1b91a96
[<e1b4494d>] 0xe1b4494d
[<e1b61ecd>] 0xe1b61ecd
[<e1b7b7f4>] 0xe1b7b7f4
[<c0126769>] tasklet_action+0x39/0x70
[<e1bcda01>] 0xe1bcda01
[<e1b7594d>] 0xe1b7594d
[<e1b74c44>] 0xe1b74c44
[<e1b76dde>] 0xe1b76dde
[<e1bb9cb9>] 0xe1bb9cb9
[<e1bb9f8e>] 0xe1bb9f8e
[<e1bc3dcb>] 0xe1bc3dcb
[<e1b31a25>] 0xe1b31a25
[<e1bb7692>] 0xe1bb7692
[<e1bd09e9>] 0xe1bd09e9
[<e1bd109a>] 0xe1bd109a
[<c01c7f97>] pci_device_probe_static+0x37/0x50
[<c01c7fd9>] __pci_device_probe+0x29/0x40
[<c01c800e>] pci_device_probe+0x1e/0x40
[<c02088bf>] bus_match+0x2f/0x70
[<c02089ed>] driver_attach+0x4d/0x90
[<c0208c3f>] bus_add_driver+0x6f/0x90
[<c020901f>] driver_register+0x2f/0x40
[<c0123264>] printk+0x134/0x140
[<c01c81c0>] pci_register_driver+0x50/0x80
[<e180701f>] 0xe180701f
[<c013668f>] sys_init_module+0xdf/0x1b0
[<c010afb9>] sysenter_past_esp+0x52/0x79

Trying to free free IRQ5
Nvsound: Release DEV MIXER 0
nforce_audio: probe of 0000:00:06.0 failed with error -12
nvidia: module license 'NVIDIA' taints kernel.
NVRM: loading NVIDIA Linux x86 NVIDIA Kernel Module 1.0-6106 Wed Jun 23 08:14:01 PDT 2004
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Old 08-17-04, 01:29 AM   #3
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Default Re: nvsoud problem

Try passing the kernel boot parameters 'acpi=off' and 'noapic' .

If you use Grub you need to edit the file grub.conf (/boot/grub/grub.conf on my system) and add the above to the line specifying the kernel.

I had similiar problem and it got corrected when i turned off acpi and apic.
Does anybody know how i can create the center channel and LFE for stereo files under linux. The win driver provides and option to create these channels artificially. I could not find any such option under linux. Or is there any plugin for xine/ xmms/ mplayer/ etc that may create the center channel artificially from stereo files?

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