[MPlayer-dev-eng] [patch] prefer ALSA over OSS

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Sat Apr 28 23:42:29 CEST 2007

On Sat, Apr 28, 2007 at 11:29:23PM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> Hi
> On Sat, Apr 28, 2007 at 10:28:17PM +0200, Attila Kinali wrote:
> > On Sat, 28 Apr 2007 19:12:14 +0200
> > Adrian Bunk <bunk at stusta.de> wrote:
> > 
> > > This doesn't match my experiences.
> > 
> > Then you are an exception.
> just to add my 2 cents ...
> i also had much more problems with ALSA in the past than OSS, that is just
> personal experience and may not reflect the current state of ALSA/OSS

Just to avoid any confusion:

Are you talking about using OSS kernel drivers, or about using kernel 
ALSA drivers with the in-kernel ALSA OSS emulation (or the ALSA kernel 
drivers with the userspace ALSA OSS emulation)?

And what kind of problems did you have?
And are they still present today?



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        of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
       "Only a promise," Lao Er said.
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