Re: ALSA with Multiple Sound Cards
On Sat, 05 Feb 2005 02:20:10 +0100, Adam Porter wrote:
> I spent quite some time yesterday looking for information on how to set
> the default card in ALSA.
The real solution is for applications to refer to sound cards by I.D.
rather than by index number. However, I realize that this does not help
> I found a way that is supposed to do it,
> setting some things in /etc/asound.conf and/or ~/.asoundrc (I think
> that's the second one).
> However, neither of these files seem to exist in Debian.
You have to create these files yourself. Look in
/usr/share/doc/libasound2/examples/. See also the wishlist bug reports
filed against libasound2.