[mythtv-users] Digital Audio Capabilities

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Tue Oct 25 22:58:10 UTC 2011


On 26 October 2011 06:29, Josu Lazkano <josu.lazkano at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all, I am trying to configure the audio settings on the
> frontend, I am using a Nvidia ION with HDMI wire to the TV. I scanned
> the devices and I am playing with "ALSA:hdmi:CARD=Nvidia,DEV=0", the
> DVB broadcast channels sounds well, bu I want to test my receiver (TV)
> I want to know if my TV has capabilities to "DTS" and "Dolby Digital".

very unlikely that it does. At best it will only decode stereo AC3
from hdmi input.

so do not check any AC3 or DTS option... All it means is that myth
will decode the audio , there will be no loss of quality nor any
advantages over the TV doing it (if it could)

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