[lug] Ethernet sound card - digital solution

Nate Duehr nate at natetech.com
Mon Sep 16 14:55:10 MDT 2002

On Sun, 2002-09-15 at 11:38, D. Stimits wrote:
> I used to hang out on the emu10k1 devel list when the driver was 
> originally being created. I did not personally use the s/pdif, but from 
> what went on with the list, I can say with high confidence that the 
> feature works on non-custom versions of emu10k1. Perhaps it was Dell or 
> Gateway, one of those two using a sblive customized the hardware, and 
> broke it for use in many ways...those cards did not work at the time 
> with s/pdif, but it may have been fixed by now. As far as s/pdif goes, 
> it should work, but the sblive is s/pdif input only, not output 
> (Hammerfall on the other hand can do a *lot*, it is a pro audio 
> card...but check out what works before buying).

Yeah, I was interested in the output because I was thinking about a
project I'd like to try with it.   I'll have to go see if anyone's
actually using these things and what the costs are... it would be nice
to get a digital output for an idea I have... hmm...


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