[alsa-devel] Correct way to set NONAUDIO flag
clemens at ladisch.de
Wed Aug 17 19:01:52 CEST 2011
Pierre-Louis Bossart wrote:
> If you try to set the bits with ALSA controls in PulseAudio, somehow the
> settings are overwritten when the iec958 device is opened and initialized
> with default values.
That's how the iec958 device is intended to work.
The AES0..3 parameters of the iec958 device are the _only_ way to set
these flags. If you don't set them, they get a static default value;
If PA wants to set these flags, it must do so when opening the device;
any other mechanism will not work.
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