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|"ALSA:analog" for analog output, "ALSA:digital" for S/PDIF output, "ALSA:mixed-analog" for software-mixed analog output, or "ALSA:mixed-digital" for software-mixed S/PDIF output. The mixed output will allow you to hear sounds generated by other programs using the mixed output device on your Myth box while watching TV, DVD's, etc. The non-mixed output will block other sounds so you won't be interrupted by beeps, clicks, etc. while watching a recording--but, unfortunately, after the recording finishes (and the ALSA device is released), the other sounds--having been queued up--will play back one after the other (it's not a pleasant sound, and is often much louder than the recording). Note, also, the rate conversion to 48000Hz used by the mixed output|