[alsa-devel] Next steps
tdavis at dsl-only.net
Sun Jun 3 08:05:42 CEST 2007
Try running "./hgcompile". It will rebuild the ./configure script and
build the drivers for you.
On Sat, 2007-06-02 at 22:47 -0500, Chris Schumann wrote:
> Takashi Iwai wrote:
> > At Tue, 29 May 2007 11:52:55 -0500 (CDT),
> > chris at idlelion.net asked about alsa development
> > ...
> > Both alsa-driver and alsa-kernel are repos for ALSA drivers, so you
> > need both. The latter contains the source codes to be merged to linux
> > kernel tree while the former contains the stuff for building the
> > modules.
> > It's not always necessary to use HG version of alsa-lib, utils and
> > others. But, at least, it's safe and recommended to use the latest
> > version of alsa-lib and utils together with alsa-driver.
> > Takashi
> I'm running CentOS 5 and would like to keep the machine working for its
> owner while I try to fix the sound driver.
> I cloned alsa-driver and alsa-kernel from the hg repository. In
> alsa-driver is a file called INSTALL.
> Step 1 says I need full configured source for the kernel. "yum install
> kernel-devel" seemed to do that.
> Step 2 says turn on sound support. No idea what that means.
> Step 3 says run ./configure. That file doesn't exist. There is a
> configure.in that says it should be run through autoconf. If there's an
> automated script to do that, its location isn't obvious.
> There are over 4000 lines in the cs46xx module, so any tips on what's
> important (other than the actual suspend and resume functions that I've
> found) and where to start a search would be helpful too.
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