[LAD] ALSA FLoat sample format

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+la at mega-nerd.com
Thu Aug 16 08:37:09 UTC 2007

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Predrag Viceic wrote:

> Thanks for your reply. In my code I check if I'm on big or little endian 
> machine in order to append _BE or _LE.

You shouldn't need to do that, because SND_PCM_FORMAT_FLOAT means native

> I have already tried with SND_PCM_FORMAT_FLOAT (CPU endian) and the problem 
> remains.

Since you already tried that, then this is onviously not the problem.

I suspect that there may be a regression in the ALSA libs. Is it possible
that ALSA 1.0.14a is a pre-release version? Did you install ALSA from
source or did you install a package for your distribution.

Erik de Castro Lopo
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