Subject: Re: /dev/sound, non-blocking IO, and select
To: J Chapman Flack <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/06/2005 22:14:41
On Wed, 2005-04-06 at 19:54 -0500, J Chapman Flack wrote:
> > The problem: select on the /dev/sound fd is never saying that data is
> > available. Why is this the case? Isn't there always sound available to
> > read?
> Do you get sound to read at all, say with cat or dd?  If not, it could be

Yup, reading normally works fine. The driver is auich, and I tested both
the audio and modem attachments.