[pulseaudio-discuss] 0.9.8 - Invalid value for card

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Mar 25 17:45:56 PDT 2008

On Mon, 24.03.08 15:58, Jim Duda (jim at duda.tzo.com) wrote:

> I've just upgraded from 0.9.6 to 0.9.8 (FC7 to FC8 distribution).
> I'm having trouble with a basic setup.  I'm getting back "Invalid value for card".
> See anything wrong?

Sounds like an ALSA issue to me. Why do you open hw:0,2? You shouldn't
fiddle around with subdevices manually. Also, please use "front:0",
"surround51:0", ... as device strings instead of the raw "hw:0" which
doesn't carry any information about the channel map of a device.


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