Re: Creative Labs PCMCIA Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Terry" <wb4jfi@...> wrote:
> From Terry, WB4JFI:
> Sorry, I was out of town, just got back. I am using the PCMCIA version
> of the Audigy 2ZS, and it works OK with SoftRocks and either Rocky
> (best) or with PowerSDR software. If you are using a laptop, your
> options are limited. I also have a USB Extigy that I use under Linux,
> the Audigy 2 ZS PCMCIA driver under Linux is for playback only, I think.
> So far, the USB Extigy works OK for receive under Linux, but is only
> half-duplex under Windows. That means you can use it for receiving the
> IF from the SoftRock, but you cannot use it to playback the decoded
> audio, I use the internal laptop sound card for that. This is on an
> older 1 GHz laptop, I am having some hard drive issues with my new
> Toshiba laptop.
> So, in short, I like the PCMCIA version of the Audigy 2 ZS, I think the
> comments below are related to the PCI (internal computer) version and
> not the PCMCIA version.
Thanks for taking the time to respond especially when so busy getting
back from travel. I appreciate it!