[mythtv-users] All sound out S/PDIF

Mark Knecht markknecht at gmail.com
Sun May 18 19:19:55 UTC 2008

On Sun, May 18, 2008 at 11:59 AM, Michael T. Dean
<mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 05/18/2008 02:25 PM, David Snider wrote:
>> Mark Knecht wrote:
>>>> I'm on gentoo and found a
>>>> file named /etc/asound.names.
>>>    I'd like to know more about this. I've been around alsa a long time
>>> and I've never heard of /etc/asound.names.
>> Nope, it's definetly /etc/asound.names.
> sudo /usr/sbin/alsactl names
>>>    I think the intended method to get a list of devices or PCMs is to
>>> use aplay -l or aplay -L
> That doesn't really work anymore.  ALSA devs changed it.  I forgot what
> the command is, now, that gives a list of defined virtual devices.
> Mike


If it doesn't work then we should file a bug at the Alsa site.

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