[mythtv-users] mythmusic iec958 help

Alen Edwards allen.edwards at oldpaloalto.com
Sun Jun 29 17:48:28 UTC 2008



Gregg wrote:
> I have mythmusic setup and can not get sound through iec958.  I have
> followed this guide
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Configuring_Digital_Sound#Setting_up_ALSA.27s_.asoundrc.2C_Properly
> but no dice.  If I run mplayer "musictitle.mp3"  -ao
> alsa:device=iec958  it works fine, but if i use mythmusic I get
>  2008-06-29 10:25:00.968 Opening audio device 'iec958'. ch 2(2) sr 44100
> 2008-06-29 10:25:00.968 Opening ALSA audio device 'iec958'.
> 2008-06-29 10:25:01.050 AudioOutput Error: Rate doesn't match
> (requested 44100Hz, got 48000Hz)
> 2008-06-29 10:25:01.050 AudioOutput Error: Unable to set ALSA parameters
>
> I have the sound device set to default in mythmusic.  Can someone tell
> me if I am missing something?  I have a soundblaster live 5.1 card,
> and below are the installed alsa apps.
>
> alsa-driver.i386                         1.0.16-65.fc8          installed
> alsa-kmdl-2.6.24.4-64.fc8.i686           1.0.16-65.fc8          installed
> alsa-lib.i386                            1.0.16-3.fc8           installed
> alsa-lib-devel.i386                      1.0.16-3.fc8           installed
> alsa-plugins-oss.i386                    1.0.15-3.fc8.1         installed
> alsa-plugins-upmix.i386                  1.0.15-3.fc8.1         installed
> alsa-plugins-vdownmix.i386               1.0.15-3.fc8.1         installed
> alsa-tools.i386                          1.0.15-2.fc8           installed
> alsa-utils.i386                          1.0.16-3.fc8           installed
>
>
> Thanks.
>
> -Gregg
> _______________________________________________
> mythtv-users mailing list
> mythtv-users at mythtv.org
> http://mythtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/mythtv-users
>
>   
I think you need to set the sound to ALSA:iec958 and not default.  Not 
sure -- have not tried mythmusic.

Allen


More information about the mythtv-users mailing list