LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 08-20-2002, 01:18 PM   #1
Alexop
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2002
Posts: 25

Rep: Reputation: 15
two questions about soundcard locks


1.how to make soundcard mix output from different programs ?
because on my RH7.3 the porgram who first optain soundcard device lock it and so it is inpossible to get it back unless this porgram exits besides sometimes porgram exits ubnotmally and lock is not released.

2. how to foundout what program acctualy owns (lock) particular device at particular time and how actually find this lock
as I understand this lock sould be somethere in /proc and I think it is not /proc/locks file

thanks
 
Old 08-20-2002, 06:48 PM   #2
Alexop
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2002
Posts: 25

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
if you know anything about subj please share
 
Old 08-21-2002, 04:34 AM   #3
MasterC
LQ Guru
 
Registered: Mar 2002
Location: Salt Lake City, UT - USA
Distribution: Gentoo ; LFS ; Kubuntu
Posts: 12,612

Rep: Reputation: 68
Not a soundcard guru, but in my little experience with 3 different soundcards it depends on the soundcard.

My SBLive is the only card that actually allowed multiple programs to use audio at the same time. The other 2 cards both gave me the error screen (all from XMMS checks, no other program check, so again, very little experience). So anyway, hope that helps you a little bit, even though it's not very much info at all, it may be somewhere to start looking.

Oh, and I don't know what "half duplex/full duplex" means, but I think that has something to do with it.

Cool
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
kde locks soundcard windowsrefugeeX Linux - Software 6 09-29-2004 06:08 PM
Ensoniq soundcard and kernel 2.6.7, Other questions techrolla Linux - Hardware 28 06-23-2004 04:47 PM
soundcard problem and other questions (Fedora) freechris Linux - Newbie 1 12-08-2003 06:10 AM
RedHat 9: Modem, Soundcard, fstab questions pal_o_matic Linux - Newbie 9 07-31-2003 08:41 AM
More Soundcard Questions kbeaver Linux - Hardware 5 07-14-2003 01:51 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:48 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration