ALSA drivers

Stanislav Sedov stas at
Fri Oct 12 16:29:23 PDT 2012

On Oct 11, 2012, at 1:00 AM, "Andrey N. Oktyabrski" <ano at> wrote:

> On 10/11/2012 05:58 AM, Chris Turner wrote:
>>> I have tried to use Audigy. In 3.0 it produces extremely loud BEEP
>>> only. 3.1 hangs when I insert this card or load snd_emu10k1.
>> Not sure who is running emu10k.. seems like most people are running
>> 'basic' snd_hda or ac97 stuffs like snd_ich, etc and not the
>> 'prosumer' and professional kinds of interfaces.
> Sadly, I need something better than 'basic' and do not like Linux...

I do not know much about the dfly audio drivers, but I had a great success
with envy24 based cards under FreeBSD.  In particular, M-Audio Audiophile
2496 works amazingly well for me with OSS drivers.  It has both optical
and coax SPDIF and analog outputs, and I'm using all of them.


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