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Re: PowerMac7,3 G5 Sound?

On Thu, 2005-02-17 at 03:30 +0100, Aurélien GÉRÔME wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 09:47:51AM +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > There is some significant work to do, I suspect, to re-architecture our
> > current sound driver to properly deal with dual codecs & clock control,
> > among others.
> That explains a lot about why it has not be done yet. Maybe it would
> be better to code a new driver, and hence to not touch the actual one?

Either way... I admit I'm keen to the idea of a new driver, that can
maybe later be improved to deal with old hardware...

> > Note that the Darwin source is available as a guide to how the HW works,
> > and the actual codec chips are documented.
> That was what upset me, because code exists, and no reverse-engineering
> is needed.

Well, you are welcome to contribute :)


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