r6425 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome multimedia/libdriv

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Thu Jan 18 00:46:59 PST 2007


On 1/18/07, Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov at ums.usu.ru> wrote:
> dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
> > +    <note>
> > +      <para>The <application>ALSA OSS</application> package has
> > +      not been tested by the BLFS editors.</para>
> > +    </note>
> > +
>
> even though the test is easy. Install cdrtools, insert an audio CD, and run
> this command (it would play the first audio track digitally via the emulated
> OSS device):
>
> aoss cdda2wav -e -D /dev/cdrom
>
> this works, too, if your CD-ROM is /dev/hdd:
>
> aoss cdda2wav -e -D ATA:1,1,0
>
> While this command is playing the music, verify that ALSA, not OSS, is
> really used:
>
> fuser /dev/dsp
>
> (should print nothing)

Great, sounds like you've tested it. Please revert this note and any
others in the ALSA stack that you know to work.

--
Dan



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