Ubuntu Alsa not passing S24_3LE

I am new to Linux in general and new to this Forum. This is my first post so Hi to all.I am running Ubuntu 11.04 on a small HP server. It is being used to great effect to stream movies via a PS3 and Music using Squeezeplay. However nothing is ever perfect? I am trying to play 24/96khz Flac files and ...

Ubuntu WinFF or FFMpeg Solution needed

I am posting this here since the WinFF forum is down. At work I can use winff to convert files to be compatible with our video playback servers. There is a 3 step process to do it though. First the file must be converted to a mpg file if it is not already one(Use DVD HQ FullScreen). Then it must be ...

Ubuntu Play a 24 bits sound

I've two problems! First, it's about DTS decoding... When I try to play a DTS file with MPlayer, it seems to be impossible to get a 24 bits sampled sound :libavformat file format detected.[lavf] Audio stream found, -aid 0================================================== ========================Open ...

mplayer not working

i get the following output when i try to play songs using m player.. can somebody help.. also when i start my laptop , my audio is set to mute by default.. hw can i change tht so tht it doesnt get muted when it startsthanks in advane[sathya@Phoenix ~]$ mplayer .ladyahhh_w73vsvmh.wav MPlayer 1.0rc2-4 ...

Ubuntu Audiophile 2496 tip (envy24control)

Here's a simple thing to check if you're having problems with your audiophile 2496 (probably the Delta series too). It may or may not be relevant to anyone else's problem but it fixed my problem.Make sure you have envy24control. It's in the alsa-tools package. I built mine from the source but I thin ...

Ubuntu Mplayer Video Delayed, Video Game Controls Feel Stuck

I'm streaming an EasyCAP DC60 video on Ubuntu 11.04 using mplayer, with the following command:mplayer -tv driver=v4l2:device=/dev/easycap1:input=1:width=640:height=480:outfmt=yuy2: alsa:adevice=copy:buffersize=1024:fps=25:amode=2:a udiorate=8000:forceaudio:immediatemode=0:norm=PAL -vfm skiploopfilte ...

Ubuntu Lucid 10.04 no sound as normal user, but sound OK as root

I've got a custom compiled kernel, just built on Lucid 10.04 from the kernel sources.System works fine, except for sound.When I log in as normal user and try to play a wav file usingmplayer sound.wavthen I get:MPlayer SVN-r1.0~rc3+svn20090426-4.4.3 (C) 2000-2009 MPlayer Teammplayer: could not connec ...

Ubuntu mplayer/mencoder audio sync problem

I just upgraded from Jaunty to Karmic and mplayer now cannot play my H.264 / AVC PCM files correctly.The audio is out of sync on all of them, and they worked perfectly fine before.VLC plays them perfectly fine, but I am using mplayer for its encoding (mencoder) and this is a huge problem.Is anyone e ...

Ubuntu "DVD-A" playback

all, does anyone know how to play DVD-Audio disks in linux?Just to make sure we're all on the same page as to what DVD-A is... it's a DVD disk with files in the audio_ts folder. Please don't give answers for how to play a DVD video.Ok. So I can play DVD-A disks in Windows with powerdvd just fine. Do ...

Ubuntu No sound through HDMI output - with laptop Asus - M50Sa

Hi, my laptop is Asus - M50Sa(CPU T8300 - 2x2.4GHzRAM - 4GbVIDEO - ATI HD3470WIFI - Intel 4965AGN......)# uname -aLinux ilia-asus-laptop 2.6.24-19-generic #1 SMP Fri Jul 11 21:01:46 UTC 2008 x86_64 GNU/Linux# lspci00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Mobile PM965/GM965/GL960 Memory Controller Hub ...

Ubuntu can't convert .mov to .avi (or anything else for that matter)

I've got a .mov I want to eventually convert into a .flv to play on the web. I'm thinking first I take it to something like .avi then ffmpeg can convert it to flv. Here's what `file` says it is:rpickett@romeo1:~/video$ file intro.mov intro.mov: ISO Media, Apple QuickTime moviehere's the attempt with ...

Ubuntu Mplayer--choppy audio cd playback

I'm using mplayer. When i play an audio cd using the commandmplayer cdda://mplayeropen the cd and begins playing it. However, The audio playback is interrupted ever few hundred milliseconds. Here is the output in the terminal:$ mplayer cdda://MPlayer 2:0.99+1.0pre7try2+cvs20060117-0ubuntu8 (C) 2000- ...

Ubuntu HELP! I need to record something from tv tomorrow an mencoder is not giving me sound

i am recording using mencoder tv:// -tv driver=v4l2:norm=NTSC:chanlist=us-cable:channel=20:amode=1:device=/dev/video0 -ovc lavc -lavcopts vcodec=mpeg4:vbitrate=1600 -oac mp3lame -lameopts cbr:br=128:mode=3 -vf crop=635:470:0:0 -endpos 10 -o test2a.aviand for some reason it doesn't throw any errors a ...

Ubuntu Can't play .avi file

Hi, I'm trying to play a .avi file, I have installed w32codecs, libavcodec0d and libavformat0d. When I try to play it with mplayer, I get:libavformat file format detected.[tiertexseq @ 0x88177e8]Could not find codec parameters (Video: tiertexseqvideo, 256x128)VIDEO: [] 256x128 0bpp 25.000 fps 0.0 kb ...

Ubuntu my mplayer cant play video files

i cant see video files with mplayer but i can hear mp3 files when i run video files it give this error:nemanaldin@nemanaldin:~$ mplayer -vf mualli*.aviMPlayer 1.0rc1-4.0.3 (C) 2000-2006 MPlayer TeamCPU: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3000+ (Family: 15, Model: 47, Stepping: 2)CPUflags: MMX: 1 MMX2: 1 3D ...

Ubuntu VHS to DVD sound connection

I am capturing old VHS tapes from a camcorder to my pc. Capturing the video is ok but i do not get sound.I am not sure how to connect the sound. The camcorder has only a yellow and white RCA (composite) connector. If i connect the yellow and the white plug with a cable to the yellow and white connec ...

Ubuntu nuvexport using mencoder failing on large movies

I've been using nuvexport and mencoder to export my recordings to XviD for a while now. It was working great under 7.10 but I've recently updated to 8.10 and now its failing sometimes. TV episodes seem to work fine, the problem is when I try to encode movies.When running "nuvexport --mencoder ...

Ubuntu Using mplayer To Speak Time Every Hour But Prevent Sending of Mail

How do I prevent mplayer from sending e-mail by the time mplayer plays the wave file that speaks the time?Here is the script I use to speak time. I use my natural voice to record like this:"the time is ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... 5 ... 6 ... 7 ... 8 ... 9 ... 10 ... 11 ... 12 ... A M ... P MOnc ...

Ubuntu nvidia hdmi mplayer help

Im trying to get sound to work in mplayer for my myth tv box. My hardware setup is a nvidia motherboard with hdmi (not used) and a geforce 210 with hdmi (that is used). The hdmi is connect to an external amplifier that should handle most things. Sound works fine in mythtv - the audio output device u ...

Ubuntu Help with kdenlive custom profile - clips for halloween

I have an optoma PK301 projector, which we're going to use to project some horror clips for a party on the weekend.The PK301 comes with some windows software to convert files for playing on its SD card. It's a customised version of Arcsoft media convertor. The software settings as I can extract them ...

Ubuntu How do I get a daemon process to play sound under Lucid?

I really need some help with this one: I got sound working alright on my headless Lucid server installation. 'root' as well as regular users can play sound using pure ALSA (no PulseAudio). I use 'mplayer' for playing WAV files and 'espeak' for speech synthesis.Besides other things I use this server ...

Ubuntu Static Audio in .avi Files with PCM Codec

Most sound and multimedia files play audio just fine on my 2 installs of Breezy. However, the audio in the mjpeg videos from my canon digital camera is nothing but static.According to the A/V properties tab in Gnome, the audio is 88 kbps Linear PCM. I'm using Totem-xine, and I have played these file ...

Ubuntu 8.04 steadfastly refuses to use AAC codec

I have (according to Synaptic) faac, faad, libfaac0, libfaad0, installed through the Medibuntu non-free repository. I've tried through FFMpeg, ogmrip, mplayer/mencoder, Totem, whatever. Audio using the AAC codec just doesn't work...either with an error message, or it just acts like it works but the ...

Problem in loading the CODEC Module

We are designing a handheld television receiver for a future market. We are using Linux-2.6.11 OS in our Design. We are in the final stage. In our hardware we are using Phillips UDA1341 Audio CODEC. For this CODEC we have written a driver which is using ALSA Architecture. The Driver is compiling suc ...

Ubuntu ALSA not playing audio on IDT HDA Codec

I have an issue that I have been trying to fix for the last one week and failing. I am working on an IP phone where I have two Audio codecs - CARD 0: IDT HDA Code for the HandsetCARD 1: NXP USB Codec for the SpeakerphoneI can play music on each of them using command line commands. But when I use ALS ...

WMA Codec via ACM functions

For back compatibility reasons I'm trying to use the WMA CODEC (format tag 0x160 or 0x161 - can anyone explain to me the difference?) by means of ACM functions. I can use the GSM codec correctly, for instance, but till now I haven't been able to compress a PCM audio file with the WMA codec. In parti ...

codec to compress voice

i use the following code to record voice and send to the socket.i would like to ask how can i change the code to compress the voice data using g.723 in microsoft windows.#include <stdio.h>#include <stdlib.h>#include <string.h>#include <windows.h&g ...

DirectSound + Codec

I want to pass a PCM buffer, obtained via DirectSound, through a Voxware SC03 codec. Everyting in DirectX9 says I have to use filters, or now DMOs, get get access to a codec through DirectPlay.All I want is to reduce the buffer size to save it to a custom file.Any insight ?There a a lot of shareware ...

AC'97 Codec Driver

I have developed a AC'97 Audio Codec Driver for Recording MIC input data. The Recorded data is of 20 bits long. Out of the 20 bits, bit 0 and bit 1 are zeros. So the actual data is of 18 bits long.. After recording, the PCM data is saved into a .snd file.. But the PCM player ( GoldWave) is not able ...

Ubuntu PCM WAV to FLV

Hello! I am trying to convert a PCM WAV file to FLV using ffmpeg via terminal. I'm a newbie with this type of conversion so I'm struggling. I'm hoping someone can help me along. This is what I have so far: ffmpeg -i test1.wavpcm test2.flvI then get an error saying "<incorrect codec parameter ...

Ubuntu usb audio codec - input streams not working

- I just got a Behringer USB mixer desk. At the moment the usb is only recognised as speaker, however the sudo lsusb command shows it has midi, usb input streams, mic etc. I really only need to record to audacity.I am running an up to date lucid.pulseaudio's Volume Control seems to recognise there a ...

Ubuntu HELP!!, full 5.1 audio with ALSA and VIA chipset AC97 codec

I'm just a little newbie with ubuntu, i just left windoze.. hehe, i set up all the programs and hardware i need, but i still having an issue with SOUND. This is the stage.I have a Mobo MSI K8 series, with integrated sound VIA 3059 chip Realtek ALC655 using codec AC97 (this integrated audio has 3 aud ...

Ubuntu transcode and ffmpeg say it can't find mpa codec

Transcode fails with the following command on A.MOV, but succeeds with B.avi.transcode -i A.MOV -y ffmpeg --export_prof dvd-ntsc --export_asr 2 -o A -m A.ac3 -J modfps=clonetype=3 --export_fps 29.97Here is the error message from A.MOVtranscode v1.0.2 (C) 2001-2003 Thomas Oestreich, 2003-2004 T. Bitt ...

CCITT G.711 PCM format related

Suppose I have a codec that gives me the data in CCITT G.711 PCM format (A-law or Mu-law) which I want to store as a .wav file. Then creating a file with extension .wav and adding a Wave header appended with the data that i receive from the codec suffice or do i need to perform some compression/deco ...

Ubuntu WAV files for events: What codec do they need to be?

Not sure how noobish this question is.I have a weird issue with WAV files in my Ubuntu flavor. My sound works and all, but I'm trying to use different sounds for my desktop events. Yet, not all of them seem to work properly. Some sound very lossy, some act very skippy and choppy and sped up, some co ...

Ubuntu How to play pcm files?

I think I have most of the codec installed, but I can't seem to play *.pcm files, from sjphone. I have attached the file. Can someone advice on how to fix this issue? ...

Ubuntu [ALSA] hda-codec - Re-add quirk support for Dell XPS 1330

New kernel 2.6.24! About new kernel : sourcehttp://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.24m1330 :commit a3a2f429e55997e3b7a0c23baf1208991970ecc1Author: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@suse.de>Date: Thu Oct 11 11:21:21 2007 +0200[ALSA] hda-codec - Fix input_mux numbers for vaio stac92xxMy bad ...

No Sound Ubuntu 11.04 on Intel N10/ICH7 with codec ALC662

Somebody could help me to solve this problem?Please, examine these informations: - The hardware was working very nice under WinXP SP3. In this environment the sound is OK.- After that I had found the fault with Ubuntu Linux 11.04, I tested Ubuntu 11.10 with the new kernel 3.0.0 on the same hardware ...

RealPlayer - old codec

I tried to listen to [BBC learning english] form www (I think you know why)and I seen message "this codec is too old)I use RealPlayer_10 / ubuntucan you help me? ...

TSCC Codec On Debian?

I have been trying to get a linux version for the Tech Smith Screen Capture Codec (http://www.techsmith.com/download/codecs.asp. I have a few avi files that I want to watch but they require this codec and I am unable to find a linux/Debian version of it. Does anyone know of any subtitues or of any s ...

wvc1 codec install - help required

Im trying to play windows medias latest codec files in debian etch 4 r5I have installed w32 codecs from the multimedia repostiory and xine player, but it still says codec not found.wvc1dmod.dll is installed, how do i get it to work?? there are 132 files in the codecs pack.I have tried copying them t ...

Alsamixer has no PCM option

all, I can't believe I'm still struggling with this sound problem. But I haven't given up and have no reason to do so. So I been playing around with alsamixer and noticed that everything had a option except the PCM section. See here for pic... So if anyone has any solutions to add to my hunt to fix ...

Ubuntu XVidCap No Audio Codec

I just installed XVidCap on my system (Ubuntu 10.10 x64) and have found that whilst the video records perfectly there is no audio. I have a Logicam Webcam (with a built in mic) and have setup the sound preferences so that it uses it as the mic input (this all works in gtk-recorder). Anyways once a v ...

Ubuntu Lucid Lynx Codec Source

Hay guys, I'm a newbie here. ):P):P):PI want to ask about codec for ubuntu, where I can download an avi files codec for ubuntu 10.04 ? So I can install that without internet connection. Please help me.:(:(:(:(:( ...

No sound OR sound codec on dell mini 1010! (ubuntu 9.10)

Hi! So a couple of days ago I installed ubuntu 9.10 on my dell mini 1010. I installed video and wifi drivers and everything is going peachy, but I had one problem: I had no sound! I tried the guides here: http://georgeblog.nyarangi.com/2009/10/no-sound-on-dell-mini-10-running-ubuntu.html (http://geo ...

PCM to MPG Conversion

I want to create a program which can convert PCM files to MPG file..Plz give any valuable information.. i am very new to multimedia... ...

How to enable the multimedia keyboard to control the PCM vol

On my mandrake, how can i configure multimedia keyboard to control the PCM volume and not the Master. ...

Video decoding using codec installed in windows

I want to ask any information about how windows media player and other MS-system media player decode mpeg stream using the codec installed in the system. I'm usually to use libavcodec api of ffmpeg in not-MS world, but now i necessarily use this codec (if is possible). There is any standard api that ...

DivX Codec For Linux

I tried downloading DivX codec for Linux, found that it didn't work, and read that there are problems in the code. Is there some way to fix the files within DivX codec for Linux or is there an earlier version that I can download? ...

how to graph a pcm data

i am vikas and i am c++ programmer.I need a module which will sample a pcm data and match it with a sample pcm data and gives some type of result or info about change of pcm signal from the sample one.Actually i am sending a pcm data via network and on reciever i have to check check the quality of t ...