[alsa-devel] [RFC][PATCH v2 00/13] speakers: Add support for capture/playback of PCM/MIDI

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Fri Jan 10 16:45:10 CET 2014

Takashi Sakamoto wrote:
> In previous series of patch, I showed an idea to add a new driver for
> OXFW970/971. This driver can support some recording equipments.
> http://mailman.alsa-project.org/pipermail/alsa-devel/2014-January/070705.html
> ALSA already has a driver, firewire-speakers for these chipsets. But it
> supports PCM playback only. The devices need support for capture/playback of
> According to maintainer's advice, I'll add these functionality to
> firewire-speakers.

That driver is called "firewire-speakers" because it is for playback-
only devices.

But there is exactly one known user, so I'd guess it would be okay
to rename it.

(And I really have to review all these patches some day ...)


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