(OM2008.8-update) (audio/GSM) alsamixer names

Matt matt.joyce.lists at gmail.com
Tue Sep 16 14:01:51 CEST 2008

haduong at centre-cired.fr wrote:
>> I'd like to suggest different names for the Alsa controls, because quite
>> frankly I cannot relate to the ones I see in alsamixer. But first I'd
>> like to ask you guys if you feel the same need as me. Do you feel
>> comfortable with the present alsa channel names, or would you like them
>> to be clearer?
> That would be a great deed. The present alsa channel names stink so much
> that only the bravest of the brave dare to get close to that subsystem.
> That goes a long way to explain why so far we still do not have the
> automagical configuration we all would like. Even on my desktop box, by
> the way, I had to rewire it to my stereo using the analog jack output
> because I lost the configuration for the coax digital.
> Minh
Renaming them might be useful, but understanding their effects would be 

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