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

From: Adrian Bunk
Date: Thu Jul 28 2005 - 10:34:19 EST

On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 02:39:42PM -0400, Kyle McMartin wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 26, 2005 at 05:08:37PM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > This patch schedules obsolete OSS drivers (with ALSA drivers that
> > support the same hardware) for removal.
> oss/harmony.c can probably go, unless someone from parisc-linux
> objects. I've written a (working) replacement[1] for oss/ad1889.c
> which is in our cvs, and will go upstream shortly. oss/ad1889.c
> doesn't (and hasn't ever) worked, so it should probably be removed.


The sooner your driver goes through the ALSA people in Linus' tree, the
sooner we can schedule the OSS driver for removal.

> Cheers,
> Kyle McMartin



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