Two soundcards for two independent sound programs?

Andrea Venturoli ml.diespammer at
Mon Oct 10 08:41:39 PDT 2005

Rob wrote:
> Hi,
> I wonder if this is possible:
> With two soundcards in my system, can I configure
> the system such that each soundcard plays different
> music? For example,my mp3 player sends its music
> to soundcard one, while my realaudio radio station
> is played over soundcard two.
> It all doesn't sound too crazy to me, or is it?
> Or do two soundcards in one system bite each other?

I've got two soundcards.
I let artsd manage one and leave the other for other programs.
In other words it kinda works: not every app lets you choose which card 
to output too.

I just wish artsd would manage both...


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