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[Bug 1007856] Re: Sound cuts out after a minute or the sound is very distorted and crackly[VIA VT1708S] ALSA test tone not correctly played back


version no more supported; not a 'security' problem, so no backport

** Changed in: alsa-driver (Ubuntu)
       Status: New => Invalid

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  Sound cuts out after a minute or the sound is very distorted and
  crackly[VIA VT1708S] ALSA test tone not correctly played back

Status in alsa-driver package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  When using vlc having some problems with the sound.
  Namely on certain avi or mp4 files, the sound can be distorted or very crackly.
  Or if the sound is playing properly it only lasts for a minute or two then cuts out but the video still plays.
  Tried changing the sound outputs on vlc but the problem is either or for some avi or mp4 files.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
  Package: alsa-base
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-41.90-generic
  Uname: Linux 2.6.32-41-generic x86_64
  NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
   Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Driver Version 1.0.23.
   Compiled on Mar 29 2012 for kernel 2.6.32-41-generic (SMP).
  Architecture: amd64
   **** List of CAPTURE Hardware Devices ****
   card 0: NVidia [HDA NVidia], device 0: VT1708S Analog [VT1708S Analog]
     Subdevices: 2/2
     Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
     Subdevice #1: subdevice #1
   /dev/snd/controlC1:  agent-47   1387 F.... pulseaudio
   /dev/snd/pcmC1D3p:   agent-47   1387 F...m pulseaudio
   /dev/snd/controlC0:  agent-47   1387 F.... pulseaudio
   Card hw:0 'NVidia'/'HDA NVidia at 0xfaef8000 irq 22'
     Mixer name	: 'VIA VT1708S'
     Components	: 'HDA:11064397,18490397,00100000'
     Controls      : 24
     Simple ctrls  : 15
   Card hw:1 'NVidia_1'/'HDA NVidia at 0xfaf7c000 irq 18'
     Mixer name	: 'Nvidia GT240 HDMI'
     Components	: 'HDA:10de000d,10de0101,00100100'
     Controls      : 16
     Simple ctrls  : 4
  Date: Sat Jun  2 17:05:53 2012
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS "Lucid Lynx" - Release amd64 (20120214.2)
  PackageArchitecture: all
  SelectedCard: 0 NVidia HDA-Intel - HDA NVidia
  SourcePackage: alsa-driver
  Symptom: audio
  Title: [VIA VT1708S] ALSA test tone not correctly played back
  dmi.bios.date: 08/25/2010
  dmi.bios.vendor: American Megatrends Inc.
  dmi.bios.version: P1.40
  dmi.board.name: N68C-S UCC
  dmi.board.vendor: ASRock
  dmi.chassis.asset.tag: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
  dmi.chassis.type: 3
  dmi.chassis.vendor: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
  dmi.chassis.version: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
  dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnAmericanMegatrendsInc.:bvrP1.40:bd08/25/2010:svnToBeFilledByO.E.M.:pnToBeFilledByO.E.M.:pvrToBeFilledByO.E.M.:rvnASRock:rnN68C-SUCC:rvr:cvnToBeFilledByO.E.M.:ct3:cvrToBeFilledByO.E.M.:
  dmi.product.name: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
  dmi.product.version: To Be Filled By O.E.M.
  dmi.sys.vendor: To Be Filled By O.E.M.

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