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soundcard Digidesign Mbox 2
Modell: Digidesign Mbox 2(Modell-ID: 1796)
Hersteller:
Digidesign
Hersteller-ID:Produkt-ID des Gerätes:
0dba:3000
Jahr der Markteinführung:
not-specified
Schnittstelle:
USB
überprüft mit Distribution:
Debian GNU/Linux Testing/Unstable
Überbrüft mit folgendem freien Betriebssystemkern (Libre Kernel):
4.1.29-gnu
Funktioniert mit Freie Software?
Ja
Verwendete Freie Firmware/Treiber:
snd-usb-audio
Beschreibung:
All functions work with fully free software, including MIDI i/o, 2x capture, 2x playback, SPDIF output. Format is locked at 48000Hz @ 24bit. However you need to upgrade its internal firmware once before use. You need to upgrade your Mbox 2 firmware to v1.43 using the official updates provided here, also mirrored on ZamAudio here. Without the update, strange noisy inputs occur with the Mbox 2 on GNU/Linux but when the update is applied once, the noise disappears. The firmware update can only be applied from a Mac or Windows computer. However, once firmware update is applied, it works with any Linux kernel >= 3.14. To inspect your current firmware version:
sudo lsusb -vv -d 0dba:3000 |grep bcdDevice |awk '{print $2}'
Anything less than 1.43 needs an update to 1.43

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