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Old 01-07-2005, 03:04 PM   #1
f0rd
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ALSA and Spdif


Hey,
Im having problems getting any output out of my SPDIF connection to my reciever i've tryed setting IEC958 to 0 still no soup, everything works ok through my phono output but meh phono just sucks ,
Any ideas

Card: Via 8235
Chip: Realtek ALC650 rev2
Alsa driver - 1.0.7rc2

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lsmod snd_pcm_oss 49384 - snd_mixer_oss 17316 - snd_via82xx 23684 - snd_ac97_codec 66376 - snd_pcm 85252 - snd_timer 21128 - snd_page_alloc 8876 - snd_mpu401_uart 5956 - snd_rawmidi 20352 - snd_seq_device 6572 - snd 46756 - soundcore 6784 -
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lspci
00:11.5 Multimedia audio controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8233 AC97 Audio Controller (rev 50)
 
Old 01-07-2005, 07:17 PM   #2
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Hi f0rd, welcome to lq. This may help.

http://alsa.opensrc.org/index.php?page=DigitalOut

good luck.
 
Old 01-09-2005, 04:43 PM   #3
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Hi I have a nforce2 mobo and I am using the inbuilt sound card

I tried the link you gave me

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Now that you know which device is the digital out you can start making your preferred apps use that device. Usually all ALSA apps use the hw:0,0 device as default so you need to change that. Read the man page and other documentation of the app to see how to change the device.
I have got xmms to output to the spdif using hw:0,2 but nothing else works

How to I get all sounds to use the spdif?

Thanks for any help

Karl
 
  


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