ES1370/1 drivers for VMware sound not included

Bug #192435 reported by Tim Hull on 2008-02-16
2
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24 (Ubuntu)
Medium
Tim Gardner

Bug Description

Currently, the linux-ubuntu-modules package for the "virtual" kernel type used on virtual machines doesn'tinclude the ES1370/1 drivers used for the sound card that VMware emulates. As a result, when using this kernel with VMware productsyou get no sound. Could the proper modules be included in the package such that sound works? As it stands, I have to build my own kernelto get both vmhgfs (which is included in the "virtual" kernel) and sound.

Changed in linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24:
assignee: nobody → ubuntu-kernel-team
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) on 2008-02-19
Changed in linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24:
assignee: ubuntu-kernel-team → timg-tpi
status: Triaged → In Progress
Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) wrote :

Enabled sound and ALSA in the virtual flavour. ALSA will remain disabled in LUM.

Changed in linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24:
milestone: none → hardy-alpha-6
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) wrote :

Enabled CONFIG_SND in linux_2.6.24-11.17

Changed in linux-ubuntu-modules-2.6.24:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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