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by JAmBer
Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Octo Sound Card for the Pi
Topic: Furture of Octo?
Replies: 5
Views: 2816

Re: Furture of Octo?

Great to hear there's a new model coming! I'll keep an eye out for the kickstarter. I wasn't aware of a mute pin. I'm currently using an off-board solution with timers. Is this mute asserted when the audio is off, or is it under software control? Whenever I start audio, there's a nasty pop (presumab...
by JAmBer
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Octo Sound Card for the Pi
Topic: Furture of Octo?
Replies: 5
Views: 2816

Furture of Octo?

Is there any chance we might see a higher-quality version in the future? The current units do suffer from a fair bit of power-supply noise, and the pops on startup (biasing?) mean that I need a cumbersome out-of-band management system to mute my amplifiers on startup. I have two octos, one in use as...
by JAmBer
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Octo Sound Card for the Pi
Topic: Octo and LIRC
Replies: 0
Views: 927

Octo and LIRC

Has anyone used rpi's LIRC module for IR remote control along with the octo? Whenenver I add a line like this to my /boot/config.txt: dtoverlay=lirc-rpi,gpio_in_pin=23,gpio_out_pin=22 then the octo card is no longer detected. The module tries to load, but fails to init the card. I've tried a number ...