Sound not working on MotherBoard with Realtek ALC887 Audio hardware.

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  • Sound doesn't work on new workstation with Asus H97M-E motherboard and Realtek ALC887 on-board Audio hardware.
  • Booting with recent kernel (3.19.0) from upstream helps to get sound working.
  • Problem is specific to redhat kernel (3.10.0).


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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