[alsa-devel] [RFC] Remove Alchemy OSS drivers?

Manuel Lauss manuel.lauss at googlemail.com
Fri May 20 08:51:37 CEST 2011

On Fri, May 20, 2011 at 8:47 AM, Takashi Iwai <tiwai at suse.de> wrote:
> At Fri, 20 May 2011 00:19:12 +0100,
> Ralf Baechle wrote:
>> OSS has very little if any useful life in it left for MIPS, at least from
>> my perspective.  So I propose to remove the Au1550 driver - there is an
>> ALSA replacement for it available.
> Even two variants available: one in ASoC driver and one in old ALSA
> driver.

The current ASoC code can replace sound/oss/au1550_ac97.c,
but sound/mips/au1x00.c is for different (earlier) chips.  I wrote an ASoC
variant of this a long time ago, but I can't test it on real hardware.


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