[alsa-devel] [PATCH] ALSA: hda - Add forced codec-slots for ASUS W5Fm
tiwai at suse.de
Mon May 25 08:10:57 CEST 2009
At Mon, 25 May 2009 09:07:50 +0300,
Ozan Çağlayan wrote:
> Takashi Iwai wrote On 25-05-2009 08:29:
> > It's a string shown in debug messages. It's compiled in only when the
> > debug option is set.
> > DMI matching could be another candidate for this kind of quirk, yes.
> Hm, so another box having exactly the same device(1043:1262) but no
> problems in terms of model probing through BIOS, will be affected by
> this quirk, right?
Yes, DMI can be a better way to identify the unique device in many
cases. But, it's also not perfect. There are cases that DMI gives
totally bogus / generic strings...
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