Re: sound support in 2.0.7+

Hannu Savolainen (
Wed, 20 Nov 1996 13:46:03 +0200 (EET)

On Wed, 20 Nov 1996, Ian Bonnycastle wrote:

> I've noticed that there is no CONFIG_AUDIO (/dev/dsp and /dev/audio support)
> in the kernels 2.0.7+. Is there any reason for this? I did notice that in
> .depend (or another . file) that CONFIG_AUDIO was set relative to other
> options automatically, but after I compile the kernel, its never compiled in.
> I have to specifically put CONFIG_AUDIO in .config to get it to work.
Since leaving CONFIG_AUDIO unsed started to be the most common problem
with the sound driver, I decided to leave this option out from the
driver. It's now handled automaticly based on other sound options

What kind of soundcard you have?

Best regards,

Hannu Savolainen (, (my home page) (Open Sound System (OSS)) (OSS Free/TASD/VoxWare)