[mythtv] Still no sound
Tue, 17 Dec 2002 20:39:46 -0800
John S Flowers wrote:
> This may be a simple question, but...
> I have:
> . Soundblaster PCI 16 sound card.
> . nVidia TNT2 AGP Video
> . ATI TV Wonder VE
> . other, normal stuff
> I have sound support up and working. I'm able to play sounds using the
> sound card (I've both enabled & disabled KDE sound server). I'm able to
> cat .au and .wav files to /dev/dsp and it works.
> If I connect the ATI TV Wonder VE sound output to the Soundblaster LINE
> IN connection, I get real-time sound for whatever channel I'm watching.
> If I disconnect the LINE IN from the TV Wonder, no sound.
> Recorded shows don't seem to have any sound either (when they play
> back). I've tried both mjpeg and mpeg-4 recording.
> I also get the "strange error flushing buffer..." message when I load
> mythtv, but I can watch television (with no sound) just fine.
> Am I missing something obvious?
You mean like the forth and third items of the FAQ in
your source directory? ;-).
The "strange error" you can ignore.
Your line-in needs to be set as the "capture" device in
your mixer. In addition to the FAQ, you can get more
Hope that helps,