[MPlayer-users] Fedora kernels (update) and -ac hwac3

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at stud.uni-karlsruhe.de
Fri Feb 4 11:13:23 CET 2005

On Thu, Feb 03, 2005 at 06:51:38PM -0800, David Vernon wrote:
> I have a box that is running fc2. If it is running kernel 2.6.8-1.521
> then the following command works like a charm.
> mplayer -vo vesa:vidix -fs -zoom -double -ao alsa -ac hwac3 -aid 128
> dvd://1
> When i try the same command with the 2.6.9 or 2.6.10 update kernels I
> get no sound and the following error from mplayer.
> ALSA lib pcm.c:1851:(snd_pcm_open_conf) Invalid type for PCM
> iec958:AES0=0x2,AES1=0x82,AES2=0x0,AES3=0x2 definition (id: iec958,
> value: cards.pcm.iec958)
> alsa-init: playback open error: Invalid argument
> Could not open/initialize audio device -> no sound.

Upgrade to latest CVS.

Reimar Döffinger

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