Linux tip, Fedora tip / howto: sound plays too fast (slightly)
sound plays too fast (slightly)This problem suddenly appeared, and is not only very annoying, it turned out to be difficult to find the solution as well. My integrated sound chip (run lspci | grep audio):
00:1f.5 Multimedia audio controller: Intel Corporation 82801EB/ER (ICH5/ICH5R) AC'97 Audio Controller (rev 02)
dmesg | grep intel8 shows strange values for the ac97 clock:
A solution: add (as root) the following line to /etc/modprobe.conf:
You can then reboot, or remove and reload the module:
You may also want to look at this tip: re-enabling sound.