OSS driver on current

Stefan Ehmann shoesoft at gmx.net
Sun Oct 14 02:37:15 PDT 2007

On Friday 12 October 2007 17:01:13 Jan Stary wrote:
> Hi all,
> > Please can you tell me if the OSS driver is running on current?
> > i installed and tried it, and when running osstest the computer locks
> > up playing an infinite loop of near 1/2 second; same behaviour playing
> > any sound files.
> before I test the latest OSS driver (build 1008) on my
> 6.2-RELEASE-p8 / SB Live (which will be tonight), I have
> some questions:
> Are there any plans to integrate the "good bits" of the now-open
> OSS code into the FreeBSD tree? Are there gonna be any changes
> to the sound(4) interface? Are there gonna be drivers for the
> good-but-yet-unsupported cards (MAudio, Envy)?

The open source version of OSS doesn't support the envy24 chipset.

See http://developer.opensound.com/opensource_oss/licensing.html for more 


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