Bug 199960 - alsa plugin configure tries to list also mixers for input only cards. (attachement contains possible fix)
alsa plugin configure tries to list also mixers for input only cards. (attach...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xmms (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Paul F. Johnson
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-07-24 12:12 EDT by Suhan Andrei
Modified: 2008-05-06 12:09 EDT (History)
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unified diference of fix (4.85 KB, application/x-compressed-tar)
2006-07-24 12:12 EDT, Suhan Andrei
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Description Suhan Andrei 2006-07-24 12:12:23 EDT
Description of problem:
FC5 with audio card and webcam ( Logitech QuickCam Comunicate STX) .
Logitech QuickCam Comunicate STX has only microphone device and provide a mixer
for recording volume control.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm -qa | grep xmms

uname -a
Linux localhost.localdomain 2.6.17-1.2157_FC5 #1 Tue Jul 11 22:55:46 EDT 2006
i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

How reproducible:
Logitech QuickCam Comunicate STX in a FC5 pc. It reproduces always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Logitech QuickCam Comunicate STX installed in system
2. Context menu of xmms
3. Options->preferences -> Audio I/O Plugins tab
4. Select alsa plugin ( libALSA.so )
5. Click "Configure Button"
6. Mixer Card listbox contains "USB Device 0x46d:0x8ad" which is an input only
Actual results:
I get the USB device included in "Mixer Card", and when selected the list of
mixer devices does not become empty. It has items from previous mixer card.

Expected results:
Because Logitech QuickCam Comunicate STX provides only an input mixer it shall
be excluded from the list.

Additional info:

I have atached an archive with a possible fix. it contains original file from
Output/alsa/configure.c fixed file and diff.

The main idea for fix is that function 
static int get_cards(GtkOptionMenu *omenu, GtkSignalFunc cb, int active)
shall filter out the cards that have no output mixer.
Comment 1 Suhan Andrei 2006-07-24 12:12:23 EDT
Created attachment 132929 [details]
unified diference of fix
Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2006-11-05 16:17:19 EST
xmms is in Fedora Extras since FC4, moving/reassinging.
Comment 3 Suhan Andrei 2007-01-17 19:02:53 EST
This ocurs as well for fc6 ( fc6 extras )  , seems no change in about 6 months ,
and there is a possible fix ! hmmm amybody there ? 
Comment 4 Paul F. Johnson 2007-01-18 18:15:45 EST
It seems fine in Rawhide. I'm pushing a fixed version for rawhide tonight and if
it's happy, put into FC6 next week.
Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2008-04-03 23:22:42 EDT
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Comment 6 Bug Zapper 2008-05-06 12:09:50 EDT
This bug is open for a Fedora version that is no longer maintained and
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