[alsa-devel] S24_BLE does not play using aplay.

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Fri Nov 7 15:08:18 CET 2008

Baek Chang wrote:
> Playing WAVE 'sine_24_48k.wav' : Signed 24 bit Little Endian in 3bytes, Rate 48000 Hz, Stereo
> aplay: set_params:961: Sample format non available

This error message indicates that the device does not support the sample

You didn't show the aplay command line, but I'd guess that you used a
"hw" device.  Try "plughw" or "default" to get automatic sample format


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