[alsa-devel] HD-audio modularization
tiwai at suse.de
Wed Dec 3 15:25:02 CET 2008
At Fri, 28 Nov 2008 11:34:35 +0100,
> since my original diet plan for HD-audio driver isn't going well
> as expected, I decided the traditional strategy: divide and conquer.
> The below is the preliminary patch for modularizing snd-hda-intel.
> Now the codec-specific codes are split into several modules, and
> loaded automatically on demand.
> The patch is against the latest sound.git tree:
> It's also included in the recent sound-unstable tree, too
> (topic/hda-modularize branch):
> A known issue is that "alsasound stop" may not work with this because
> of the explicit module refcount without dependency. But it's a script
> problem, basically. The similar problem must be there for snd-aoa,
> for example, too.
FYI, the hda-modularization patches are now merged to master branch
on sound git tree. The snapshot tarball includes this change as well.
Please report if you get any build errors by this.
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