Bug#342026: [Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#342026: acknowledged by developer (Bug#342026: fixed in alsa-lib 1.0.10-2)

Thomas Hood jdthood at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Dec 14 09:10:48 UTC 2005

unmerge 342026
reopen 342026

Tuomo Valkonen wrote:
> On 2005-12-13 14:19 -0800, Debian Bug Tracking System wrote:
>>    [ Thomas Hood ]
>>    * Remove obsolete .asoundrc example for enabling dmix.  dmix is now
>>      enabled by default for all sound cards that support it
>>      (Closes: #340763, #342026)
> How's this supposed to fix the problem? IIRC this "dmix is enabled by
> default" change was there already ages ago. Apparently ICE1712 does not
> support dmix by this new definition then?

The removal of the faulty example fixed the problem in one case but
apparently not in yours, so I'll reopen this until it's resolved.

> It did not work even without 
> custom .asoundrc with the previous 1.0.10. But dmix _does_ work perfectly
> well in older versions of alsa with the configuration I posted.
> Do I have to keep using old ALSA then, or is this going to be properly
> fixed? Thanks to the O_BLOCK brain-damage, using alsa without dmix is too
> painful, and besides dmix is very useful otherwise too.

Do you know of a .asoundrc configuration that works?

Thomas Hood

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