[mythtv-users] i810 (ich5) and SPDIF :-(

Richard Dale richard at interlink.com.au
Wed Sep 13 20:39:51 UTC 2006

> Hw is ASUS P5P800 (i865 + i810 ICH5).
> "aplay -l" reports that IEC958 in on card 0, dev 4.
> Using
>  "aplay -D hw:0,4 test.wav" gives  nothing (no any change, SPDIF is all
> the time dead).
> File is OK, because "aplay -D hw:0,0 test.wav" (this is analog) is
> playing fine !
> So question is: how can I debug and troubleshot this problem ?

Fire up alsamixer and have a play with the IEC958 settings - you may find
it's muted.


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