Glitchy Pidgin alerts + no sound after hibernate & suspend are now a thing of the past. Ran version dependant script below (see linky), to set ALSA development software channels:
Yey! All the bugs native to my T21 are now fixed, (bar a few tiny cosmetic ones that would be churlish to report…) Thanks #buntu developers!
Now all I need is that KingSpec PATA SSD. Sure it’ll flood the ATA interface but it would be one cool upgrade!