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Old 04-02-2005, 08:28 AM   #1
bruno buys
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How to tell mplayer to use diff alsa channel?


When I open a video in mplayer, I hear those famous (and annoying) crackling sounds, apparently alsa-related. But in xmms I configured to use "hw:0,1" (whatever it is...) and it plays fine. So, I have to do the same thing in mplayer. I tried alsaconf and it worked, but it messed playback in my tv card capture.
Can someone help me?
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Old 04-02-2005, 09:48 AM   #2
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it's all in the manpage...

-ao alsa:device=hw=0.1

you may well be better off fixing the underlying alsa defaults rather than forcin non-default options in each app though, normally alsa configs are in /etc/asound.conf
 
  


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