[linux-audio-user] Midisport 8x8 - firmware not loading; is my guess

Brad Fuller brad at sonaural.com
Sun Nov 14 16:35:51 EST 2004

It looks like you added "index". I did read somewhere that index helps. 
Is this still needed in these days?
I'll try it.

I have read that the "alias /dev/.."  lines are no longer needed and 
actually may be a problem if included. Sure would like to get 
confirmation on this since it seems others _do_ add them. Anyone?

I don't think it's a ALSA problem as much as the hotplug scripts aren't 
running automatically.
Yeah, that's where I got the scripts too (just followed the ALSA 



Mark Knecht wrote:

>Hi Brad,
>   I use a 2x2 here. I have a couple of differences from you so I've
>edited you file below to look like mine.
>   The firmware loader I'm using comes from here:
>It says the 8x8 is supported, but that said, I seem to remember
>problems reported for the 8x8 version of this device.
>On Sun, 14 Nov 2004 12:42:54 -0800, Brad Fuller <brad at sonaural.com> wrote:
># --- ALSA configuration
>alias char-major-116 snd
>alias char-major-14 soundcore
>alias snd-card-0 snd-ice1712
>options snd-ice1712 index=0
>alias snd-card-1 snd-usb-audio
>options snd-usb-audio index=1
>alias sound-slot-0 snd-card-0
>alias sound-slot-1 snd-card-1
>alias sound-service-0-0 snd-mixer-oss
>alias sound-service-0-1 snd-seq-oss
>alias sound-service-0-3 snd-pcm-oss
>alias sound-service-0-8 snd-seq-oss
>alias sound-service-0-12 snd-pcm-oss
>alias /dev/mixer snd-mixer-oss
>alias /dev/dsp snd-pcm-oss
>alias /dev/midi snd-seq-oss

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