[alsa-devel] [PATCH 0/30] ALSA: HDA VIA: patch series
tiwai at suse.de
Sun Oct 11 18:18:42 CEST 2009
At Sat, 10 Oct 2009 19:07:09 +0800,
Logan Li wrote:
> Following patch series mainly includes:
> - support VT1718S, VT2002P, VT1812S, VT1716S, ...
> - support smart 5.1
> - add jack detection for VT1708
> - power saving functions
Thanks for the patches. They are all well formatted now.
I applied your patches except for 17,
ALSA: HDA VIA: Add 2nd S/PDIF out for VT1708S and VT1702
as Robert reported a regression.
This is likely because of the behavior change by this patch. Now
the second SPDIF has to be specified manually with the explicit
substream number. This itself is fine, but I see the problem with
pulseaudio, for example. There is no good way to specify this substream
automatically for PA with some symbols like "spdif" or "hdmi".
This is basically a problem of the current ALSA core and HD-audio core
implementation. So, we should solve all together.
On most machines, it's not too big deal to have it the secondary digital
as a slave. If this really matters, we can add another hint to make
the individual digital substreams conditionally.
Anyway, please check the latest sound GIT tree (or alsa-driver snapshot)
whether it works. I only tested the compilation, so far.
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