[mythtv-users] Hello, and question about sound

Nick knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 05:34:57 UTC 2005

On 15/09/05, Jeff Clemens <teedub303 at gmail.com> wrote:
> First of all, I'm new here, and would like to say hello. 
> The following question is not necessarily specific to Myth, but it affects
> Myth, and I'm not really sure which component is causing the trouble. 
> I've been running Myth successfully on FC3 for a few months now.  I recently
> upgraded everything (apt-get dist-upgrade).  Since I've done that, I can't
> seem to get the line-in on my soundcard to feed through to the digital out. 
> I'm using a SB Audigy card that has been working great with Alsa until this
> upgrade.  I have a PVR350 and have the audio outs looped back to the line in
> on the sound card. 
> Since the upgrade, Kmix seems to have changed.  There are fewer sliders, and
> no mute buttons.  My guess is that the line-in is muted or something, but I
> can't seem to un mute it. 
> I've gone through the digital sound setup reccommended in Jarod's guide, and
> that worked until now.    
> Thinking that maybe it was an issue with Kmix, I tried a few other mixer
> apps, and none of them seem to have the mute controls any longer, so maybe
> it's an ALSA issue.  
> I've read that others seem to have similar setups, does anyone have any
> experience with this problem on here? 

Try using alsamixer from the command line. It should have all the
controls you need.


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