[linux-audio-user] jack things please

we are gateswideopen at gmail.com
Tue Dec 5 19:16:29 EST 2006

On 12/5/06, Rui Nuno Capela <rncbc at rncbc.org> wrote:
> On Tue, December 5, 2006 05:30, we are wrote:
> > i have been using qjackctl
> >
> > could someone suggest why the iconify button has disappered.
> >
> that seems to be an idiosyncrasy of your specific window manager.

i know this is slightly trivial... sorry.

i'm using enlightenment 17 and fluxbox but the however the iconify
button is absent in both.

> > also, is there a way that it could auto detect what sound card is plugged
> > in and load a preset accordingly. i use both my HDSP card and the onboard
> > ICH intel sound chip depending on where i am at or how
> > orgainised i am. but each card needs different priority and buffer setting
> > for jack to opperate properly.
> >
> > i would really like to have qjackctl startup with my window manager but
> > due to my flux in sound device decision, i currently end up with loads of
> > errors and jack complaing at me if the preset does not mach the device
> > loaded.
> >
> > perhaps this is a suggestion if there are no current work arounds.
> >

perhaps a startup script is possible to detect the soundcard attached
and then load a preset accordingly.... ie

qjackctl -p --preset=$hdsp or $ICH

needless to say i will have to learn a bit more about scripting but if
there are any script wizards out there, are there any simple lines
that people could suggest off the top of their heads.


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