Re: [2.6 patch] schedule obsolete OSS drivers for removal

From: Adrian Bunk
Date: Thu Jul 28 2005 - 09:21:15 EST

On Thu, Jul 28, 2005 at 03:43:49PM +0200, Jaroslav Kysela wrote:
> On Thu, 28 Jul 2005, Alan Cox wrote:
> > On Mer, 2005-07-27 at 16:43 -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
> > > ISTR Alan saying there was some ALi hardware that either wasn't in ALSA,
> > > or most likely didn't work in ALSA. If Alan says I'm smoking crack,
> > > then you all can ignore me :)
> >
> > The only big thing I know that still needed OSS (and may still do so) is
> > the support for AC97 wired touchscreens and the like. Has that been
> > ported to ALSA ?
> We're working on this issue right now.

Does "right now" mean it will be done in a few days or a few months?

I'm asking because in the latter case I'll remove the driver from my
current "scheduled for removal" list.

> Jaroslav



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of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
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