Sunday, December 26, 2010

Asus Xonar DS sound card for ubuntu

One needs to update alsa by downloading AlsaUpgrade-1.0.23-2.tar at the website   (register to gain access to the file)

Short Alsa-Upgrade script install instructions:

1. download the script and save it somewhere
2. cd
3. tar xvf AlsaUpgrade-1.0.23-2.tar
4. sudo ./ -d
5. sudo ./ -c
6. sudo ./ -i
7. sudo shutdown -r 0

When rebooting the computer,  disable the onboard audio in BIOS of the motherboard.