[LAD] alsa card order

Clemens Ladisch cladisch at fastmail.net
Wed Apr 29 07:02:35 UTC 2009

Fons Adriaensen wrote:
> options snd cards_limit=4
> alias snd-card-0 snd_intel8x0
> alias snd-card-1 snd_mpu401
> alias snd-card-2 snd_ice1712
> options snd-card-0 index=0
> options snd-card-1 index=1
> options snd-card-2 index=2
> but the order of the devices is always the
> inverse: ice1712, mpu401, intel8x0

"options" does not work with aliases; use:

  options snd-intel8x0 index=0

Since ALSA 1.0.16, you can instead use:

  options snd slots=snd-intel8x0,snd-mpu401,snd-ice1712


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