Subject: Re: how to test pci128 sound card
To: Chan Yiu Wah <>
From: Andrew Gillham <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/10/1999 14:38:15
Chan Yiu Wah writes:
> hello,
> I recently bought a pci128 (Creataive Labs) and want someone to share his/her
> experience with me.  I compile most of the audio packages but didn't know 
> how to use them.  For esound,  I was reported that the /dev/dsp not exist.
> Can anyone teach me to solve the problem.  I would like to know is there 
> exist a method to test this sound card.  If yes, can you share your experience
> with me.  Thanks.

I used 'mpg123' and a nice Metallica MP3 to test mine. :)  I haven't
tested recording though.
# audioctl -w play.gain=240
# mpg123 somecool.mp3

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