[alsa-devel] Acer Ferrari 5000

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Mon Mar 23 17:36:26 CET 2009

At Mon, 23 Mar 2009 09:27:24 -0700,
Russ Dill wrote:
> I'm testing with the acer-aspire quirk set, and things seem to be
> working rather well. The headphone plug/unplug detection and speaker
> muting actually work :) However, I'm still not getting HDMI audio
> working. I'm not that familiar with IEC958, how should I have the
> switches set? I currently have both IEC958 and IEC958 Default PCM on.
> I've tried with mplayer -ao alsa:device=iec958 <mp3 file>

Basically it should be OK.  I guess it's rather an issue of the video
driver side.  If the video driver doesn't support HDMI audio output,
it doesn't work, of course.


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