[mythtv-users] ALSA Digital output
david at thegeorges.us
Thu Aug 25 03:12:52 UTC 2005
On 8/24/2005 9:33 PM, Nick wrote:
>On 8/25/05, Peter Judge <peter at judge.co.za> wrote:
>>On Wed, 2005-08-24 at 13:54 +0200, Peter Osterberg wrote:
>>>mplayer -ao alsa:device=hw=0.0 is the correct setting for analog output
>>>mplayer -ao alsa:device=hw=0.3 should be the correct setting for digital output
>>I'll second the suggestion to look through the wiki. But shouldn't the
>>device above be 0,3 (that's a comma, not a full-stop/period)?
>It should be a comma. If the comma is placed at the end of the line,
>I'm sure it means if the specified device is not available, sound will
>be routed through the default ALSA device.
The comma he referred to should be a period. The comma you are
referring to would be after the 3 in hw=0.3
From the mplayer manpage:
Specify a priority list of audio output drivers to be used.
If the list has a trailing â,â MPlayer will fall back on
contained in the list. Suboptions are optional and can
NOTE: See -ao help for a list of compiled-in audio output drivers.
Try the ALSA driver, then the OSS driver, then
Sets noblock-mode, mmap-mode and the
first card, fourth device.
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