[mythtv-users] MythDVD, Xine and SPDIF

Michael Haan michael.haan at gmail.com
Fri Dec 23 13:01:19 EST 2005

On 12/23/05, Johan Kihlström <johan.kihlstrom at bredband.net> wrote:
> Michael,
> I had a lot of problems getting xine to do digital out on my XBOX. Here's
> what solved my problem
> 1) used custom .asoundrc from DigitalSoundHowTo for Myth
> 2) in xine, under the settings menu make sure that Pass Through is set
> 3) In my case I had to change the device for Pass Through from IEC958 to
> default to get it to work.
> Do you have working digital out in MythMusic or MythTV?
> After that everything worked, I got Surround Sound through the SPDIF into
> the reciever and it sounds great.
> BTW, if you describe symptoms and dialogs, your settings and possible
> error messages the rest of us on this list has a better chance of helping
> you along.
> Good Luck and Happy Holidays!
> Johan
>  -----Original Message-----
> *From:* mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:
> mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] *On Behalf Of *Michael Haan
> *Sent:* den 22 december 2005 19:31
> *To:* Discussion about mythtv
> *Subject:* [mythtv-users] MythDVD, Xine and SPDIF
> I'm trying to use xine for dvd playback in myth.  My sound currently runs
> through the spdif on a Turlte Beach Riviera.  In Myth, I get this sound by
> specifying ALSA:spdif as the sound device, but I'm not able to get sound
> from MythDVD.  What command-line option do I need to specify to make this
> work?
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Just to close the loop on this, enabling pass through on xine did the trick.
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