[CM] No Auto Connect

Kjetil S. Matheussen kjetil@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Wed, 1 Mar 2006 12:50:27 -0800 (PST)

On Wed, 1 Mar 2006, Bill Schottstaedt wrote:

> I'd recommend MUS_JACK_AUTOCONNECT -- shorter, simpler to understand,
> and the default can still be true, if you want.

Yes, setting "MUS_JACK_AUTOCONNECT=no/yes/specific_portnames" looks very 

> Is this something that has to happen before the extension language is
> initialized?

Yeah, it happen in mus_audio_initialize. However, it could happen the 
first time mus_audio_open_output or mus_audio_open_input is called
instead, I guess.

> (sndlib's current notion of scanning the hardware at initialization to see
> what's available may not make sense in ALSA/JACK -- ALSA basically
> lies saying "yes, we got tomatoes", and the latest version segfaults
> if you ask for anything specific about the "default" capture device --
> gad, this thing is a pain.)