[alsa-devel] Fast Track Ultra 8r...

Petri Järvisalo petri.jarvisalo at gmail.com
Thu Oct 10 23:55:12 CEST 2013

2013/10/10 Felix Homann <linuxaudio at showlabor.de>

> Am 10.10.2013 19:41 schrieb "Petri Järvisalo" <petri.jarvisalo at gmail.com>:
> >
> > When plugging in the device at other OS, the internal routing for inputs
> is disabled and software routes straight 1 = 1 to 8 = 8, like this, and
> there is no effects applied.
> Those defaults are the worst I can think of for *my* use case. That's why
> I haven't implemented them. I do fully appreciate that those would be sane
> defaults for many people. I wouldn't mind anyone implementing them in Alsa.
> It's just, well, I won't ;-)
> When I started working on the FTU mixer support I didn't think about the
> defaults at all. The default we have right now are the ones you get without
> explicitly specifying any.
> But in fact, now I completely fell in love with these insane defaults:
> They give me an instant alert that I haven't restored my personal 'right'
> settings! That's of extreme value for my purposes as I use the device
> mainly on live occasions and the 'wrong' settings certainly cannot go
> unnoticed in the soundcheck.
> So again, anybody interested is invited to implement new defaults for the
> FTU. I won' t object any choice, how could I? But I won't do it myself
> since I'm personally very happy with the current state.
> Regards,
> Felix


the only option left for me is to ask if some kind person would patch and
change the default settings, i think it would serve the majority of users
and ease the usability :)


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