[alsa-devel] [RFC PATCH 01/11] ALSA: implement MEDIA_IOC_DEVICE_INFO
tiwai at suse.de
Fri Sep 7 12:40:50 CEST 2012
At Fri, 07 Sep 2012 09:14:30 +0200,
Clemens Ladisch wrote:
> Mark Brown wrote:
> > On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 12:29:33AM +0200, Clemens Ladisch wrote:
> >> +config SND_MEDIA
> >> + bool "Media Controller API (EXPERIMENTAL)"
> >> + depends on EXPERIMENTAL
> >> + help
> >> + Say Y here to enable the media controller API, which allows to
> >> + retrieve the internal topology of sound devices.
> > I think there's a general consensus these days that EXPERIMENTAL is
> > pretty meaningless so we probably shouldn't bother with it.
> Well, I couldn't claim this to be any less experimental than the
> implementation in drivers/media/. :)
In the previous kernel summit, we agreed to drop CONFIG_EXPERIMENTAL
since it's just useless. So, no need to add yet another new entry
with that flag.
> > The text is also a bit confusing, it enables use of the media
> > controller API for ALSA devices really.
> It's in the ALSA menu. I could put "ALSA" in the title if it helps.
Yeah, I also prefer with that.
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