Re: [OT] help with m-audio usb Fast Track pro on debian
On Mon, Jan 02, 2012 at 09:39:04AM -0500, Harry Putnam wrote:
> Running Wheezy
> Can anyone suggest pointers, urls, or coaching toward getting an
> m-audio USB Fast Track Pro (external sound card) working?
> (Please do not reply just to suggest google).
> When I run `alsamixer' it lists the Fast Track as one of the sound
> cards available. When I choose it, alsamixer reports there are no
> controls available
> (`This sound device does not have any controls')
> All the controls are on the device. I have the speakers turned on, the
> Fast Track light is on, indicating it is getting power thru the usb
> However, when I attempt tp play something with `mplayer some.wav', I
> get no sound.
You may need to specify which sound card to send/receive the sound
To see all your sound devices, run:
Figure out what card # and device # your m-audio is. Then run:
aplay -d hw:1,0 some.wav (for card #1, device #0 -- adjust as
Another thing to try is running gnome-volume-control.pulse and selecting
your m-audio device on the "output" tab.