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Halim Sahin halim.sahin at t-online.de
Sat Aug 5 02:11:18 CEST 2006


Hello again,

I made to many mistakes in my last post.
First to get /dev/dsp working, load the snd-pcm-oss
modprobe snd-pcm.oss
After that add the user who wants to play something to the audio group 
and login again.
You can add the user in /etc/group or you can use the adduser tool.
Thanks

On Sa, Aug 05, 2006 at 02:04:30 +0200, Halim Sahin wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Placbakopen error? hmm
> did you insert your vdr-user into audio group?
> /etc/group
> order 
> adduser???
> 
> On Fr, Aug 04, 2006 at 09:39:38 +0200, Alex Golks wrote:
> > at first, thanks alot for the help.
> > perhaps i "not see the wood for the trees" (is this right in english). wanna say, perhaps im just too stupid...
> > 
> > here are some debuggin outputs, for just to be sure that alsa works for me:
> > 
> > cat /dev/urandom >/dev/dsp works, get this funny white noise out of my speakers.
> > 
> > alsamixer screen:
> > ----------------------------------
> > Card: C-Media PCI CMI8738-MC6
> > Chip: CMedia PCI
> > View: [Playback] Capture  All
> > Item: Master
> > ----------------------------------
> > 
> > $ cat /proc/asound/devices
> >   0: [ 0]   : control
> >   4: [ 0- 0]: hardware dependent
> >  16: [ 0- 0]: digital audio playback
> >  17: [ 0- 1]: digital audio playback
> >  18: [ 0- 2]: digital audio playback
> >  24: [ 0- 0]: digital audio capture
> >  26: [ 0- 2]: digital audio capture
> >  33:        : timer
> >  
> > $ cat /proc/asound/pcm
> > 00-02: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI IEC958 : playback 1 : capture 1
> > 00-01: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI 2nd DAC : playback 1
> > 00-00: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI DAC/ADC : playback 1 : capture 1
> > 
> > --------------
> > without -ao:
> > --------------
> > Dec 24 20:57:32 gockels-video vdr: [4525] [softdevice-audio] Opening alsa device default
> > Dec 24 20:57:32 gockels-video vdr: [4525] [softdevice-audio] Using alsa AC3 device hw:0,1
> > Dec 24 20:57:33 gockels-video vdr: [4525] [softdevice-audio] Playback open error: default, No such device FATAL exiting
> > --------------
> > with -ao alsa:pcm=default
> > --------------
> > Dec 24 20:59:19 gockels-video vdr: [4698] [softdevice-audio] Opening alsa device default
> > Dec 24 20:59:19 gockels-video vdr: [4698] [softdevice-audio] Using alsa AC3 device hw:0,1
> > Dec 24 20:59:19 gockels-video vdr: [4698] [softdevice-audio] Playback open error: default, No such device FATAL exiting
> > --------------
> > with -ao alsa:pcm=default#ac3=default#
> > --------------
> > Dec 24 21:01:37 gockels-video vdr: [4977] [softdevice-audio] Opening alsa device default
> > Dec 24 21:01:37 gockels-video vdr: [4977] [softdevice-audio] Using alsa AC3 device hw:0,1
> > Dec 24 21:01:37 gockels-video vdr: [4977] [softdevice-audio] Playback open error: default, No such device FATAL exiting
> > --------------
> > with -ao dummy:
> > --------------
> > Dec 24 21:03:30 gockels-video vdr: [5290] [softdevice-audio-dummy] Device opened! Ready to play
> > 
> > so, its true, i've no spdif output on this card. but when you can tell softdevice what $dev_name (as mentioned in the softdevice readme) it should use for ac3 output (for it insists on using this), where do i get the $dev_name from?
> > my driver is called cmipci, doesn't work.
> > /dev/dsp or audio doesn't work either...
> > xine can do a down-mix, and i get sound from vdr with xine plugin for example.
> > on the other hand, there was a time, when i had 5 speaker connected to this card and heard nice digital surround sound from a dvd.
> > 
> > i just can't get the idea behind all this (did i said this things about my foolischness?) 
> > -- 
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