[alsa-devel] Alsamixertest

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Mon Oct 4 14:34:46 CEST 2010

David Henningsson wrote:
> On 2010-10-04 14:01, Clemens Ladisch wrote:
> > Non-standard controls can be controlled only by hardware-specific
> > tools or by the user.
> Exactly, this is a test tool that checks whether the mixer control names
> and dB information live up to PulseAudio's expectations. That's the
> tool's purpose.
> Given some thought, perhaps the application warning should be removed.
> It might be that it should only require dB information for the controls
> it actually wants to test (i e Master, PCM etc)...what do you think?

Yes, any program should completely ignore any controls that it doesn't
know or care about.


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