How do I use my USB microphone and motherboard audio out?

Rudy crapsh at
Thu Dec 13 12:15:54 PST 2007

Watanabe Kazuhiro wrote:
> Hi.
> At Tue, 11 Dec 2007 22:16:58 -0800,
> Rudy wrote:
>>> After reading some more man pages, I am still stumped but can better 
>>> phrase my question:
>>>  how do I set dsp0.0 as the default OUPUT and dsp1.1 as the default INPUT?


> Audacity will be able to specify a different dsp device for the
> recording and playback device via the "Audacity Preferences" panel
> ("Edit" -> "Preferences" -> "Audio I/O"); e.g. /dev/dsp0 for playback,
> and /dev/dsp1 for recording.
> Have you tried such configulation?
> ---
> Watanabe Kazuhiro (CQG00620 at

No luck.  I only see '/dev/dsp'.  It seems that dsp likes to automatically do stuff, but is not 
smart enough to always do the right thing.


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