Re: discover or alsa?
On Wed, 2004-10-13 at 10:51 +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Oct 13, Thomas Hood <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Lots of users are reporting that ALSA sound doesn't "just" work when
> > they install it. The cause of the problem is the fact that discover
> > loads OSS modules even when ALSA modules are available. This bug cannot
> > be worked around consistently with policy because discover offers no
> > mechanism for blacklisting modules other than editing a conffile. The
> > bug report against discover1 (#220616) has been tagged "wontfix" so I am
> > not expecting the discover maintainers to solve the problem.
> Discover should not try to load drivers for PCI devices AT ALL, we have
> hotplug for this.
That's funny, I've been saying the same thing about hotplug ever since
the PCI stuff was turned on and boot time increased by 25%..
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