[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #1104: multi channelaudiosupport

Neil Garratt ngarratt at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 07:07:18 UTC 2008

>There is a new setup option "Max Audio Channels" which you need to
>change to 5.1.  I believe it is under "General".

John, iec958 is always a 2-channel device in ALSA. If you change Max
Audio Channels to 5.1, it tries to open it with 6 channels and fails.

> this will be fixed in the next patch so that passthru will enable this
> automatically.

Mark, are you talking about device selection, or the number of channels?

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