[LAU] Multi-channel (3 or more) audio playback with alsaplayer

Chris Caudle 6807.chris at pop.powweb.com
Tue Dec 14 14:52:55 CET 2021

On Tue, December 14, 2021 4:43 am, Kamil Adiloglu wrote:
> I would like to use alsaplayer via jack to play 3-channel audio files.

The source code has a TODO file which has not been updated since 2011.
That file contains this item in the to-do list:

    User request:
    Add support for multi-channel audio files.
    This will probably require substantial rewriting.
    Some voluteer? If so, add you in the TODO list.

It would appear that alsaplayer does not support multi-channel audio files
(and I assume in this context it really means files with more than two

Chris Caudle

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