[PlanetCCRMA] Re: Jack crackle...

Mark Knecht markknecht@comcast.net
Wed Mar 10 08:01:02 2004

On Wed, 2004-03-10 at 06:34, Kjetil Svalastog Matheussen wrote:

> There is another thing... When using the intel8x0 driver, one has
> to set the master fader in the mixer to about 50 percent to avoid
> distortion. Can that be the problem?

On my dad's machine I built last year, in alsamixer we are setting the
Master, Master Mono and PCM faders to 74 and getting good results. I
have seen overload problems when you drive them up to 100. He's using a
Asus A7Nxxx (I don't remember the exact model right now) motherboard.