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Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
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'''Advanced Linux Sound Architecture''' is an audio framework of drivers and plugins to manage the soundcard(s) on a Linux system.
  
A Linux audio framework of drivers and plugins to manage the soundcard on a Linux system.
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===Diagnosing audio problems===
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If you aren't getting audio output from mythtv, you can try changing the device mythtv uses. In the third page of the ''General'' settings area, replace the word ''default'' in ''ALSA:default'' to your hardware device; for example, the second device on the first card would be ''ALSA:hw:0,1''. You can find out more information about your audio devices by typing ''aplay -l'' into a terminal.
  
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===More information===
 
More information can be found [http://www.alsa-project.org/ here]
 
More information can be found [http://www.alsa-project.org/ here]

Revision as of 08:52, 17 March 2008

Advanced Linux Sound Architecture is an audio framework of drivers and plugins to manage the soundcard(s) on a Linux system.

Diagnosing audio problems

If you aren't getting audio output from mythtv, you can try changing the device mythtv uses. In the third page of the General settings area, replace the word default in ALSA:default to your hardware device; for example, the second device on the first card would be ALSA:hw:0,1. You can find out more information about your audio devices by typing aplay -l into a terminal.

More information

More information can be found here