[alsa-devel] [PATCH 4/6] compress: add API header and driver header files

Nallasellan, Singaravelan singaravelan.nallasellan at intel.com
Tue Dec 6 03:55:04 CET 2011

> > The answer has already been provided. I agree with Mark there's no
> > reason why this API would need to provide resource management
> > capabilities, it'd need to be handled with a separate interface
> > addressing PCM and effects as well. In the mean time user-space can
> > put product-specific restrictions on concurrent decoding.
> Or implement graceful fallback to the CPU if it can't set up an offloaded stream.

Yes, that is the plan.

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