[mythtv-users] MythTV problems with current ALSA / Kernel 2.6.0

Albert Santoni gamegod at sympatico.ca
Sun Jan 4 21:21:00 EST 2004


Georg C. F. Greve wrote:

>Hi all,
>
>I've seen some posts of people having problems with either current
>versions of ALSA or with Linux Kernel 2.6.0 and mythTV.
>
>Like the posting by Bob of Dec 17th, 2003:
>  
>
> ....
>
>Which made me guess that this could be a problem of mythTV not being
>able to negotiate fragment size with the OSS/PCM of current ALSA
>versions.
>
>So I did
>
> /bin/echo "mythbackend 128 32768" > /proc/asound/card0/pcm0c/oss
> /bin/echo "mythbackend 128 32768" > /proc/asound/card0/pcm0p/oss
>
>and it did the trick.
>
>So all users of mythTV who had that problem might want to try this
>themselves and the developers might want to add fragment negotiation
>with current ALSA (or native ALSA support?)...
>
>Hope this helps,
>Georg
>....
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>

You might want to post this in the mythtv-dev mailing list or email it 
to Isaac... Someone needs to see this.


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