Passthrough EAC3 to Hifi fails
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Version, Distribution, Desktop Environment: 0.3.37, Fedora 34, Plasma Wayland
Description of Problem: Playing a media file with an EAC3 audio stream fails. Hifi unit's Dolby Plus light comes on and goes out before dropping back to PCM, although audio doesn't play. It should be noted that DTS files work correctly. EAC3 files do work when swapping back to Pulseaudio
How Reproducible: Easily
Steps to Reproduce:
- Enable EAC3 under advanced output options in pavucontrol
- Play EAC3 encoded media file in VLC or Kodi (with passthrough audio enabled)
- Watch light come on hifi and then go out before displaying PCM
Actual Results: Silent PCM output
Expected Results: Glorious EAC3 (dolby+) audio
Additional Info Eg.
pw-dump -N > file (As Attachment Please):