Re: 2.1.102: Sound driver

Alan Cox (
Wed, 20 May 1998 17:36:45 +0100 (BST)

> Another problem I noticed is that CONFIG_LOWLEVEL_SOUND takes the values
> [N/m/?] instead of [N/y/?] when CONFIG_SOUND is 'm'. I had to manually
> set it to 'y' in order to compile the lowlevel modules because the
> 'sound/Makefile' doesn't add 'lowlevel' to the $(SUB_DIRS) list otherwise.
> Should this be a 'bool' instead of a 'dep_tristate'?

Yep. Various things got muddled over the month it took to get Linus to
take the patches. Theres a patch in his queue to tidy all the ends up
See my 'patch of the day' on

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