[alsa-devel] Alsa OSS - who is maintaining it?

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Wed Apr 4 19:10:11 CEST 2007

At Wed, 04 Apr 2007 18:57:11 +0200,
Stefan de Konink wrote:
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> Takashi Iwai wrote:
> > Hm, then I suspect rather it's a problem in the aoa driver side.
> > 
> > To make sure, check /proc/asound/card0/pcm0p/sub0/hw_params has no
> > "OSS" entry when you're playing via aoss.  If a line like "OSS Format"
> > appears there, it is still kernel oss-emulation.
> OSS Format is not in there.

Fine.  Then it smells more.

Johannes, any known / possible problem with OSS emulation using aoa
driver (especially regarding endianness)?

> > After you confirm it's a native ALSA in the driver execution, compare
> > the parameters there between the working status (using ALSA API) and
> > non-working status (OSS API).
> I never have had the aoa driver working with OSS. I'm using 1.0.14_rc3.

I meant the comparison between the working state with ALSA apps and
the non-working state with OSS apps...


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