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Old 02-21-2005, 01:49 PM   #1
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Can't get digital out to work on a SB live 5.1

alright i'm slighty new to linux, i can get around, but i still have questions. i searched but all i fouind were SB live cards not working, mine works fine with headphone, but i have a stereo receiver connected to the digital out, and i can not find a way to switch between the two.

i'm running mandrake 10.1
amd xp 2700+
1.5 gig of ram
5700 geforce
SB live! 5.1 gamer

i don't know if you would need anyother information. if so lemme know thx

oh yea b4 i get flamed i'm a
Old 02-21-2005, 03:51 PM   #2
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I dont use that $ALSA garbage..............I use the driver from sourceforge but you can do what $YOU want......


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