[mythtv-users] 7+1 audio with alsa, xine and 5+1 DVDs

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Jun 5 22:58:46 UTC 2005

Paul Woodward wrote:

> What you say is interesting and I had no idea it was possible. It's 
> given me an idea - my brother's A/V receiver has a 6ch stereo mode 
> which basically replicates replicates the front speakers to the rear 
> and it sounds fantatic for music. Is it possible to do something 
> similar with alsa config?

Sure, if you have a 5.1 (stereo x 2), 6.1 (stereo x 3), or 7.1 (stereo x 
3) channel sound card hooked directly to the speakers.  See 
http://alsa.opensrc.org/index.php?page=FAQ028 .


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