[alsa-devel] [git pull] [PATCH 0/7] add support for many Roland and Yamaha devices

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Sun Aug 11 14:15:32 CEST 2013

Keith A. Milner wrote:
> $ aplay -Dhw:3 -fS16_LE -c2 -r44100 Test.wav

aplay reads the format/channels/rate settings from the .wav file and
ignores your parameters.

> Playing WAVE 'Test.wav' : Signed 16 bit Little Endian, Rate 44100 Hz, Mono
> aplay: set_params:1081: Sample format not available

Use "plughw" instead of "hw" to get automatic format conversion.


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