[MPlayer-users] Taking the input from a USB microphone in mplayer

RC cooleyr at gmail.com
Sat Jan 2 04:23:01 CET 2010

On Sat, 2 Jan 2010 11:02:53 +0800
Sam Spilsbury <smspillaz at gmail.com> wrote:

> alsa:immediatemode=0:adevice=/dev/dsp:samplerate=300 then?

An Elephant microphone then?

> Yeah, I don't really know too much about Sample Rates so I read up
> about them on Wikipedia.

The standard rates are 48000, 44100 & 32000. Derive lower rates (eg.
voice-only) by dividing them by 2, 3, or 4 at most.  Your sound card is
almost certainly 48,000.

Ha. I'm the idiot.

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