[alsa-devel] [PATCH 6/6] ASoC/mpc5200: Add fudge factor to value reported by .pointer()

Mark Brown broonie at opensource.wolfsonmicro.com
Sat Nov 7 20:33:18 CET 2009

On Sat, Nov 07, 2009 at 11:19:54AM -0700, Grant Likely wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 11:11 AM, Mark Brown

> > It occurs to me that in terms of dealing with what's going on here this
> > probably is achieving exactly the same effect as Jon's code in that it
> > tells ALSA that things are a bit ahead of where the buffer started.

> Possibly, but I can both reproduce and eliminate the problem Jon is
> seeing regardless of whether or not this patch, so I'm not yet
> convinced.

That doesn't entirely surprise me; I'm not convinced that the original
approach entirely deals with the issue rather than just making it much
harder to see.

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