Re: bkl: Pushdowns for sound/oss ?

From: Krzysztof Helt
Date: Sat May 22 2010 - 03:18:20 EST

On Fri, 21 May 2010 17:32:54 +0200
Clemens Ladisch <clemens@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Ralf Baechle wrote:
> > On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 03:45:04PM +0200, John Kacur wrote:
> > > sound/oss/msnd_pinnacle.c
> >
> > Random weirdo ISA sound card. Probably only ever tested on x86 and will
> > have the chances
> This has since been replaced with an ALSA driver, so we can basically
> just kill the OSS driver off at this point. Krzystof?

I have tested/developed the ALSA driver on the Pinnacle card - I have such a card so
I can retest and fix the ALSA driver at any moment.

The driver is supposed to handle the Classic model as well but I am not aware anybody tested
the ALSA driver on this model.

IMO, we can remove the OSS driver - one can look into the git to find the old source if needed.

I am looking to people who have the old ISA cards for OSS drivers not converted
into the ALSA. I can convert these drivers if these people are willing to test or donate the

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