[mythtv-users] Lost audio after upgrade
jyavenard at gmail.com
Sat Oct 17 05:06:10 UTC 2009
2009/10/17 Christopher Meredith <chmeredith at gmail.com>:
> Even though I'm using passthough and have disabled internal volume
> controls, Myth now nevertheless apparently tries to open the card's
> control rather than just blindly outputting the PCM to the specified
> device. I can't really complain, since it's a good practice to have
> these lines anyway when using a non-0 card as the default. But this is
> a potential "gotcha" for users upgrading from earlier revisions.
the reason for this change is to prevent common issues where suddenly
you would have no sound and you had to issue a alsa command to reset
the iec958 audio type...
Now mythtv reset the audio type before opening the audio device...
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