[mythtv-users] alsa9:spdif

J. Donavan Stanley jdonavan at jdonavan.net
Wed Mar 10 17:47:52 EST 2004

Jarod C. Wilson wrote:

>On Sun, 2004-03-07 at 01:26, Gerald Schepens wrote:
>>I just bought an Audigy card (an Audigy ES 5, part # SB0160 to be 
>>exact).  I can't seem to make the digital out work on it.  So I wonder 
>>what drivers you're using, exactly which card you're using, and what you 
>>had to do to get the digital out to work.  In short, it'd do me a world 
>>of good if you could do a bit of a brain dump on your sound card.  Thanks!
>SoundBlaster Audigy OEM, picked up from a local shop, don't know the
>exact part number, using ALSA 1.0.2. There was a little check box in
>gnome-alsamixer that had to be checked to enabled digital output. There
>was an equivalent setting somewhere in alsamixer, but it wasn't very
>obvious that was what it did. That's about all I can recall right now
>(its been months since I actually set it up)...
I think it's "Audigy Analog/Digital Output Jack" in both of them.  It's 
just not clear what it is in alsamixer unless you have it highlighted 
that or "IEC958 Optical Raw"...

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