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Re: snd-aoa status update / automatic driver loading

On Friday 19 May 2006 16:06, Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-05-19 at 15:30 +0200, Børge Holen wrote:
> > nothings quite like php/mysql/movie mix on late nites.
> Good. Yeah then indeed the bug was the way I announced 24 bit sample
> formats (which was simply wrong based on a wrong understanding of how
> the i2sbus controller works...)
> > But I dont quite understand why this does not work with the vanilla
> > drivers, yes I'm using the PB5,8 hack to actually get any sort of output
> > with toonie. Someone else did this wrong long since. Is this a special
> > case of some sort, or more like a continous bug noone bothered to fix?
> I don't understand the question. The 'vanilla' driver (snd-powermac I
> suppose) doesn't do any i2sbus manipulations, it requires the the
> firmware brings up the i2sbus into 44100 Hz 16-bit sample depth mode.
> Which means that everything is down- or upsampled to that. With my code,
> the bus can run in a lot of different speeds (play a 48kHz file without
> downsampling to 44.1kHz).

I mean this has to be a flaw in; take my kernel 2.6.17-rc4 with Ben Collins 
5,8 toonie patch. This patch only let me output sound in a generic way ( and 
a long explenation...). Hence forth; the original kernelwork does not have 
the correct "thecorrectwhateveryoutrytoexplain" or am I missing a point here?

AND in the same time, Arts does this fuckup to, cuz whenever I use alsa 
directly with mplayer & vlc (since the movie was my only problem) I got this 
sound where I can actually hear what the acctors say.
Then momen arts (noatun with movie)  puts its sound throught it scrambles.

> johannes

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