I forgot that VLC plays audio! That works really well.
Anyway, I found a workaround. My audio interface is an Echo Audiofire12. I had
plugged into the line-out ports 11 and 12 because of cable length issues but have
since moved things around a bit so that isn't an issue any more. I just moved the TRS
cables to lines-out 1 and 2 and both Audacity and VLC work without having to manually
reroute them to the appropriate ports in patchbay. Both applications automatically
attach to the first two ports of the system socket, but, like, whatever, etc, y'know.
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