Subject: Re: /dev/audio not working?
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: port-i386
Date: 05/09/1998 18:00:47
> Ok I finally got around to plugging the mic and speakers into my AWE64
> sound card this morning... after a bit of fiddling, I cannot find any
> evidence that it is working.

The mic _might_ be working.  If I tell xwave to record and make some
loud noises, I end up with a few tiny blips on the otherwise flat

When I play that I get nothing.  Similarly if I load .au files from
say the JDK demos xwave clearly understands them, but again play
produces no sound at all.

> Clearly I'm missing something fundamental, so clues welcome.

Still true :-)