5.3-BETA3: "man pcm" has wrong information

Kevin Oberman oberman at es.net
Tue Sep 14 11:16:36 PDT 2004

> Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2004 10:32:21 +0900
> From: Rob <spamrefuse at yahoo.com>
> Sender: owner-freebsd-stable at freebsd.org
> Hi,
> Do following remarks belong to stable or current (or elsewhere) ?
> This is for 5.3-BETA3. When I do 'man pcm', it tells me to use
>    device pcm
> in the kernel configuration file, but for 5.3 this is incorrect.
> It should be 'device sound' with the additional sound device
> module.
> Is the pcm manpage forgotten to be updated for 5.3 ?

It was updated in head about a week ago. I hope it will MT5 shortly.
Ruslan, in consultation with cg, did a major re-work of the sound
pages. You can get the latest and greatest from CVS for HEAD.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
E-mail: oberman at es.net			Phone: +1 510 486-8634

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