Balanced input/output supported by FreeBSD

Tim Pozar pozar at
Wed Jan 12 16:25:45 PST 2005

Dan Albers wrote:
> Has anyone out there had any good (preferrably flawless) experiences with 
> soundcards with balanced input/output on FreeBSD? If so, model numbers 
> please. (We have been using Mia cards on windows machines, but we need to 
> have high-quality balanced I/O for our FreeBSD servers.)
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions/advice.

Are you getting into RF issues where you need balanced to take care of 
it?  Else you can continue to use the -10 IHF interfaces on consumer 
sound cards and put a match box between it and your balanced +4/+8 dBm 

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