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.
http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/src/share/man/man4/
-- 
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
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