[alsa-devel] Adding a "capture" device naming scheme

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Wed Jan 12 10:04:04 CET 2011

'Twas brillig, and Raymond Yau at 12/01/11 08:53 did gyre and gimble:
> 2011/1/12 Colin Guthrie <gmane at colin.guthr.ie>
>> Hi,
>> As has been pointed out a few times, it's incorrect to use "front:" for
>> capture, but can we have an official name/wrapper (I'm unsure of the
>> terminology here) for this so we don't use hw: for recording?
> My sb live! platinum when using "mono profile" which use  "hw:0" does not
> output any sound
> it seem that emu10k1 have to use "front:0" for playing mono

What has playback got to do with this?



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