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tonyp1969
January 24th, 2009, 11:38 AM
tony@tony-desktop:~$ aplay -l
**** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices ****
card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ALC882 Analog [ALC882 Analog]
Subdevices: 1/1
Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 1: ALC882 Digital [ALC882 Digital]
Subdevices: 1/1
Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
card 1: HDMI [HDA ATI HDMI], device 3: ATI HDMI [ATI HDMI]
Subdevices: 1/1
Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
tony@tony-desktop:~$
tony@tony-desktop:~$

When I play a film I cannot get the sound to output to my Amp via my optical connection at all. I select PCM and push the volume up full but no joy. what could I be doing wrong?:popcorn:

tonyp1969
January 24th, 2009, 01:36 PM
Not to worry I have sorted it out now.