[alsa-devel] How much of the X-Fi (emu20k1) chip has Creative documented?

Brendan Pike spike at spykes.net
Mon Jan 18 23:27:18 CET 2010

On Mon, 18 Jan 2010 14:21:57 -0800 (PST)
Chris Rankin <rankincj at yahoo.com> wrote:

> --- On Mon, 18/1/10, Brendan Pike <spike at spykes.net> wrote:
> > The matrix is horribly out of date. Yes PCIe cards
> > (emu20k2) are supported. HWMix also exists and works perfectly,
> That's interesting! Can you post the output of
> /proc/asound/<X-Fi card>/pcm0p/info
> please?

That doesn't exist here. The driver is limited in that it doesn't really
provide any information in /proc/asound at all.
> > I use an Auzentech X-Fi Forte myself, which works great.
> Are the emu20k1 cards equally well supported? It looks like emu20k2 cards are exclusively PCIe, whereas I'd probably be looking for a PCI card.

My previous card was a PCI emu20k1 based X-Fi Prelude, which worked the
same way as my current card does.

> Thanks,
> Chris

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