[vlc-devel] Plugin downmix-to-stereo

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Feb 28 11:31:31 CET 2012

On Mon, 27 Feb 2012 21:35:22 +0100, Martin Zuther <code at mzuther.de> wrote:
> I have written a channel mixer plugin that downward-mixes from 5.0/5.1 
> surround sound to two selectable stereo outputs while not changing the 
> number of channels.

> I have done so as VLC automatically assumes that my 
> multiple-channel audio card (which I use for making music) is connected 
> to a 5.1 channel surround amplifier.

It may be a bug in the audio output plugin, or it might be that your sound
card is not configured correctly.

Normally, the simple channel mixer will automatically downmix to stereo or
mono as needed.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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