[pulseaudio-discuss] Problems with pulseaudio / asla on PS3

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Sat Aug 30 18:45:03 PDT 2008

On Sun, 31.08.08 10:36, Kevin Gilbert (kevin952 at tpg.com.au) wrote:

> On Sun, 31 Aug 2008, Lennart Poettering opined:
> > > 2) There is no file in the PulseAudio source package that has the string
> > > Therefore, does PulseAudio support devices that use the NONINTERLEAVED
> > > mode?
> >
> > We don't support NONTERLEAVED natively. We rely on ALSA to reformat
> > the data properly for us. ALSA does this for us when we open it via
> > the "plughw" device string, which we try to open as last resort if all
> > the other strings (like "front") don't work.[^1]
> OK, I'll report this to the ALSA folk and point them to this thread for and 
> details.

Hm, no, pleas don't yet. The original dump you posted shows that at
last try "hw:" was opened, not "plughw:". This was changed in 0.9.11.

Could you check if 0.9.11 or current git can initialize on your sound card?


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