[vdr] Softdevice Audio Device

Norm Dressler norm at dressler.ca
Thu Sep 8 00:03:45 CEST 2005


Martin Wache wrote:

>Norm Dressler schrieb:
>  
>
>>Hi again,
>>
>>Softdevice is working but I can't select the sound card I want to output
>>too.  I don't know what its looking for exactly.
>>
>>My command is
>>sudo LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=2.4.1;DISPLAY=:0.1;/data/src/vdr/vdr -P"softdevice
>>-ao alsa:intel8x0 -vo xv:full" -Pfemon -Pyaepg
>>
>>[softdevice] ffmpeg version(0.4.9-pre1) build(4718)
>>[XvVideoOut]: displayAspect = 1.334975, displayRatio = 1.333333, PAR =
>>1.001232
>>[XvVideoOut]: max area size 2046 x 2046
>>[XvVideoOut]: using area size 736 x 576
>>[softdevice] Subplugin successfully opend
>>[softdevice] Video Out seems to be OK
>>[softdevice] Initializing Audio Out
>>ALSA lib pcm.c:2090:(snd_pcm_open_noupdate) Unknown PCM intel8x0
>>
>>I have a sound blaster Audigy -0- its my default sound card, or alsa
>>card 0, and I have an intel8x0 sound card as alsa card 1.
>>
>>I tried -ao alsa:1 but it doesn't understand what I want.  What device
>>name is it looking for?
>>
>>    
>>
>
>I guess what you want is "-ao alsa:plughw:1,0". Softdevice uses the alsa
>device names, so "plughw:0,0" is the default device and "plughw:1,0"
>should be the second.
>
>Martin
>
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Perfect -- works great.  Thanks again.

Norm



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