[pulseaudio-discuss] Cannot have iec958:0 and a52:0 simultaneously?

Tanu Kaskinen tanuk at iki.fi
Thu Jul 15 02:48:49 PDT 2010

On Thu, 2010-07-15 at 12:41 +0300, Tanu Kaskinen wrote:
> No, actually hdmi has higher priority than a52, unless you have modified
> the priorities in the configuration file. So, I don't know why the A52
> sink gets loaded for card 2. Maybe the hdmi output doesn't work?

Found the explanation: profiles with the same amount of channels as
what's configured as default get a big priority boost. Since you
probably have configured the default channel count to be 6, a52
overrides the stereo hdmi. Sorry for the spam.

Tanu Kaskinen

More information about the pulseaudio-discuss mailing list