Re: [Alsa-user] Re: bizarre ALSA problems with SBLive... -- SOLVED
At Thu, 5 Jun 2003 08:23:57 -0500,
Greg Norris wrote:
> Ok, I finally got this sorted out. I had Dell's OEM card, which turns
> out to be substantially different from the retail version (despite
> being advertised as a SBLive, and manufactured by Creative). It handles
> DSP via software (GRRRRR!!!), and according to Dell will only work (on
> Windows, of course) using their own proprietary drivers. In essence,
> the @#$%! thing is a WinSBLive.
ah, that's good to know. i should remove the pci id from emu10k1
do you have any chance to see what kind of chip exactly is that?
even though it's handled on software, there must be a CODEC and (very
likely) a DMA engine. i doubt Dell uses its truely unique chip.
it must be an OEM chip which is compatible with something...