I'm currently running a Linux Mint 16 setup with ALSA and Pulseaudio configured. I've gone through every configuration file on both ALSA and PA that I can find, attempting to put the settings to 24/96 output in every instance. I don't know whether ALSA or PA is to blame, but higher resolution files are being automatically downmixed to 16/48, which is less than ideal. These are the files I've edited:
I don't know guys. I'm out of ideas, does anyone else have any?