[mythtv-users] Video + Audio works with MythTV and VLC but no Audio with web browsers

Kris B. krisbee at krisbee.com
Sat Nov 26 12:39:11 UTC 2011

On Friday, November 25, 2011 7:32 PM, "rawgarlic at gmail.com"
<rawgarlic at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is a bit off topic but I am hoping this would be the best place to
> ask ...
> The Video and Audio on this Ubuntu 10.04 works great (right away) with
> the full Myth package and the VLC player.
> Myth shows the default Audio Output Device to be "/dev/dsp1"
> VLC-Audio-Output shows the Device: /dev/dsp1 and all the VLC supported
> media formats work.
> But with Firefox or Chrome, I can only see the video but there is no
> audio.
> Flash, mp3 file, ... does not matter.
> Even after rebooting the system and going straight for the web
> browser, there is no audio.
> How do you make the web browsers send the audio output to /dev/dsp1 ?

You didn't mention this, but you have two sound cards?  And you are
trying to make the second card the primary card?
  Kris B.
  krisbee at krisbee.com

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