[linux-audio-user] alsa hdsp and oss emulation

Janina Sajka janina at rednote.net
Mon Mar 21 18:04:11 EST 2005

Thomas Charbonnel writes:
> >From 1.0.8 on, the new method for uploading the firmare is through hotplug
> and the kernel generic firmware loading mechanism (if compiled in). You
> shouldn't have to use hdsploader anymore. Anyway you should definitely use
> CVS or the 1.0.9 RCs, as there were significant problems with the hdsp
> driver in 1.0.8 that have been fixed since then (firmware loading,
> endianness issues, metering).

Well, unfortunately I'm not seeing a change yet on my Opteron box using
the PCI interface card.

Firmware loading still requiring hdsploader, even thgouh hotplug is

Also, I'm unable to dmix, or alsamixer.

This is with ALSA 1.0.9 RC1.

> Thomas


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