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Bug 728108 - media-sound/alsa-utils: 'cards_limit=1' does not seem a good default for modern systems
Summary: media-sound/alsa-utils: 'cards_limit=1' does not seem a good default for mode...
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo ALSA team
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-06-13 06:22 UTC by Michał Górny
Modified: 2020-06-13 06:22 UTC (History)
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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2020-06-13 06:22:46 UTC
The default module config has:

+options snd cards_limit=1

I have no clue why we need to set limit by default but 1 seems a bit small for modern desktop systems.  Here I do have 2 cards because of HDMI output on video card, and I think other desktops with real video card have the same.