sound card/CD player
freebsd-users-uk at bulk.rodgers.org.uk
Sun May 14 16:34:49 BST 2006
>>Well firstly, check that your CD drive is actually connected to your
>>sound card with one of those 4 pin/2 pin cables (analog/digital,
>>respectively), otherwise you're never gonna hear anything!
> AFAICR I never connected a cable between card and drive but it works
> in Windows in that I can play CDs and the music comes out of the sound
Windows XP and 2000 have a "digital" option for CD players. This means
that they can read in the digital audio data from the CD (effectively a
big WAV file) and the play that out like any other digital music through
the sound card.
Does anyone know whether FreeBSD can do this?
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