[alsa-devel] move snd-aloop to the alsa-kernel tree?

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Mon Aug 9 09:29:09 CEST 2010

At Mon, 9 Aug 2010 09:17:10 +0200 (CEST),
Jaroslav Kysela wrote:
> Hi all,
>  	does anyone have any objection to move the loop module (snd-aloop) 
> from the alsa-driver tree to the alsa-kernel tree (Linux 2.6 tree)?
>  	I worked on these things last days:
> - fixed timing issues (we cannot use the identical period
>    timing for both playback/capture - it also means that the capture and
>    playback buffer setup might be different)
> - added proper buffer silencing when the playback is in the draining phase
> - added stream parameters change notification (stop the capture stream
>    when the playback stream parameters were changed)
> - added controls to propagate the playback stream parameters to the
>    user space with the notification of changes
> - added simple time shift functionality to compensate the time drift for
>    another clock source

Sounds good.  But, let's merge it into 2.6.37.



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