[alsa-devel] [regression] 2.6.25-rc4 snd-es18xx broken on Alpha

Michael Cree mcree at orcon.net.nz
Sun Mar 30 12:02:40 CEST 2008

Bob Tracy wrote:
> Rene Herman wrote:
>> $ sox asskickd.wav -w -r 44100 -t alsa hw
> Several seconds of silence, followed by what sounded like continuous pitched
> machine-gun fire.  Each <ctrl>C advanced through the file (the pitch of the
> machine-gun fire changed slightly).  Still had to type <ctrl>\ to kill sox.

Right, that sounds just like the older PWS600au I have - the one with 
the ESS1888 - except that what Bob describes as machine gun fire, I 
thought was, ahem, flatulence.

The newer PWS600au (with the ESS1887) plays the sound files correctly, 
except for the repeated bits at the end.


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