[mythtv-users] The last(?) hurdle

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Tue Dec 7 12:05:16 UTC 2004

On Wed, Dec 01, 2004 at 08:38:37PM +0100, j2 wrote:
> >>Alright, i gave up on my Audigy 2 LS, and Took the Live 5.1! from my
> >>other system and put that in my Pundit-R. Yey, works! (But no 5.1 over
> >>SPDIF, but that's expected I suppose).
> >
> >No, it isn't. You can do 5.1 over spdif on that card.
> Well, apart from the fact that it isnt a Live! 5.1 I dont know why i wrote 
> that. Its a Live Value. So thats why i guess it is not possible?
> 02:0e.0 Multimedia audio controller: Creative Labs SB Live! EMU10k1 (rev 06)
>        Subsystem: Creative Labs CT4832 SBLive! Value

I have the same. As long as it has the digital jack (top of the card,
coloured yellow if I remember correctly) then you are set.

AC3 (5.1) output doesn't work with ALSA 1.0.6 on the SB Live.
You want 1.0.5 or 1.0.7 instead.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish at debian.org> <hamish at cloud.net.au>

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