[alsa-devel] [PATCH 4/5] ALSA: hda - Implement shared front mic/hp jack for HP Z220
tiwai at suse.de
Tue Dec 4 14:45:35 CET 2012
At Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:11:15 +0100,
David Henningsson wrote:
> All things considered, if you believe you can make a Jack Mode
> implementation that is
> 1) Generic, i e, same code shared for all codecs
> 2) Free from regressions for the end user never touching ALSA and just
> running PulseAudio with GNOME/Unity UI. That includes all volume
> controls still working, non-existing ports should not show up, etc.
> 3) Bug free in other ways too ;-)
> 4) And do this within a kernel cycle, i e, without a few broken
> kernels (e g Realtek multi-IO implementation caused some regressions in
> 3.2 and 3.3)
Yes, these are all grand plan.
> ...then I think you should go for it. But I would still see it as high
> risk. Maybe I should help testing somehow?
Once when the code is ready, yes :)
> Then if PulseAudio doesn't support doing the retasking by default, then
> that's just something we have to work with in PulseAudio later on.
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