[mythtv-users] ALSA question
myth at borntreger.com
Wed Oct 20 21:15:32 UTC 2004
On Wed, 2004-10-20 at 15:17 -0400, David George wrote:
> On 10/20/2004 3:00 PM, Lonnie Borntreger wrote:
> >I've had ALSA working fine on my system for a long time, except for
> >MythTV (I use the system for more than just MythTV), so I have a good
> >ALSA configuration.
> >What I can't seem to find anywhere is what to put into the Audio Device
> >field in the MythTV settings. I just saw that you have to "type in a
> >value" since it only shows the OSS dsp devices in the list. I tried to
> >put in "hw:0,0", but it says it can't open the device. How do I specify
> >an ALSA device?
> In General settings change the audio output device from /dev/dsp to
> ALSA:device. Replace device with whatever you normally use for your
> other ALSA applications. Some typical values are spdif, iec958,
> default, hw:0,0, plughw:0,0, and so on. An example is ALSA:spdif or to
> use your example ALSA:hw:0,0. Make sure that ALSA is all upper-case.
Thank you. The ALSA was the missing part.
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