[alsa-devel] CMI8788/AV200/Oxygen Volume Controls in alsamixer (oxygen_mixer.c:dac_volume_get())

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Fri Jan 23 15:13:31 CET 2009

Takashi Iwai wrote:
> Clemens Ladisch wrote:
> > Alsamixer chooses to display an eight-channel control this way.  This
> > can be considered a bug in alsamixer.
> The current ALSA mixer abstraction splits the multi-channels into
> separate paired channels.  But alsamixer can't show the channel name
> due to its UI design.

The its UI design should be changed.

> A solution would be make individual control like "Front", and create a
> virtual master control.

I am *not* going to change the driver just to accommodate to alsamixer.
I am going to change alsamixer to display the channel names (which it
already knows).

Best regards,

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