TerraTec SoundSystem Aureon 5.1 PCI

Sound 5.1 Surround Sound, PCI, Sound card, SPDIF, TerraTec

TerraTec SoundSystem Aureon 5.1 PCI
Linux compatibility:
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Review of Linux Compatibility

The TerraTex SounsSystem Aureon 5.1 is a PCI card supporting 5.1 Surround Sound. The card has a optical TOSLINK input and output for digital transmission via S/PDIF.

The sound card bases on the CMI8748-MC6 chipset and is revognized automatically by the Linux kernel

ALSA device list:
  #0: C-Media PCI CMI8738-MC6 (model 55) at 0xac00, irq 18

The card will be shown by Alsa as 3 separate devices (hw:0,0, hw:0,1 und hw:0,2):

00-02: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI IEC958 : playback 1 : capture 1
00-01: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI 2nd DAC : playback 1
00-00: CMI8738-MC6 : C-Media PCI DAC/ADC : playback 1 : capture 1

A detailed instructions for the configuration of the surround sound can be found at http://www.johannes-bauer.com/linux/dolby/.

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