[mythtv-users] which sound card to get?
rpooser at gmail.com
Mon Mar 13 19:34:12 UTC 2006
Kevin Kuphal wrote:
> Raphael Pooser wrote:
>> Good to hear that this one works. If retrying my old Live Value with
>> higher PCI latency doesn't do the trick, I'll grab one of these. That's
>> still going to be cheaper than getting an old refurbished audigy. Do
>> you guys use this one with ALSA, or do you use this with the default in
>> mythtv which is /dev/dsp? (I don't believe that /dev/dsp points to
>> ALSA:default; I think it is actually OSS emulation if you're using ALSA
>> - not sure). Thanks for the suggestions.
> I use it with ALSA on Fedora Core. It's recognized by the OS, all I had
> to do was go into alsamixer, enable the SPDIF port, and that's it. I
> don't have a .asoundrc file or anything. My Myth devices is ALSA:spdif
> or ALSA:default (can't remember which).
Thanks Jessie and Kevin,
This is promising information. It shows I'm still in the linux sound
stone age. There are plenty of things I can do now to try and fix this.
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