[alsa-devel] Need help with WM8960

Tabi Timur-B04825 B04825 at freescale.com
Thu Sep 13 05:26:03 CEST 2012

Mark Brown wrote:
>> >Third, in order to actually hear audio, I had to unmute the "Left Output
>> >Mixer PCM" and "Right Output Mixer PCM".  Is this something that the
>> >machine driver should do automatically?  And if so, how?

> No, it's something that the application should do.

How would the application know to unmute those two particular controls? 
The only way I figured it out is by launching alsamixer and playing with 
every control until I heard sound.

Timur Tabi
Linux kernel developer at Freescale

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