Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 12th Mar 2008 18:14 UTC, submitted by Flatland_Spider
PC-BSD PC-BSD 1.5 has been released. "System Updater tool: keeps system & PBIs up to date; sound detection program! Uses XML backend to identify and load modules; amd64 build of 1.5, including PBIs that are on our auto-build server; PBI icon preview library, now a PBI file shows the embedded icon on your desktop, not the generic 'PBI' format icon; Xorg 7.3; KDE 3.5.8; FreeBSD 6.3 Release."
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RE[4]: Stable release
by phoenix on Fri 14th Mar 2008 05:32 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Stable release"
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A common way to enable your sound card would be

# kldload /boot/kernel/snd_*

which would load all drivers, leaving the system working with the correct driver.

On FreeBSD 6/7, you only need to use "kldload snd_driver" and it will load all the sound drivers, in the correct order, and select the one that best matches your kernel. "snd_driver" is a meta-driver that just depends on all the sound drivers.

Edited 2008-03-14 05:33 UTC

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