[mythtv-users] pundit users: anyone have 5.1 audio working?

Frank Riley fhriley at yahoo.com
Mon Sep 6 11:49:06 EDT 2004

James Casbon wrote:
>>The list of devices 
>>from "aplay -l" I'm getting doesn't seem right to me. Shouldn't I have a
>>iec958 playback device? I'm using gentoo and I've tried the dev-sources
>>2.6.8-r1 and a vanilla kernel. Any ideas?
> try a dvd with mplayer using:
> mplayer -ac hwac3 -ao alsa9:spdif 
> And see if you get 5.1 sound.

Could you tell me what "aplay -l" returns for you? Could you send me your 
.asoundrc? Thanks.

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