[PD] pd start&alsa (maybe not...)

plessas at sbox.tugraz.at plessas at sbox.tugraz.at
Mon Mar 29 01:40:38 CEST 2004

Hi Derek!

Thanks! That's what i also heard about, but i always thought that pd&hdsp-alsa
was working with 2 channels. About multichannel i heard that one has to use
jack. Hmm.


Quoting derek holzer <derek at x-i.net>:

> Hi Peter,
> I have not sucessfully run my RME-HDSP with PD + ALSA. PD runs with the
> built-in soundcard of my laptop + ALSA, and the HDSP works fine with
> ALSA + any other app, but to use PD + HDSP, I must either use
> OSS-emulation or Jack. I would recommend going these routes, rather than
> fighting with ALSA.
> Of course, if somebody else has this figured out, I'd love to hear about
> it...
> best,
> d.

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