[Alsa-devel] Re: [PATCH 2.6.17-rc2] ALSA: PCMCIA sound devices shouldn't depend on ISA

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Tue May 23 09:17:47 EDT 2006

At Tue, 23 May 2006 00:14:24 -0400,
Lee Revell wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-04-19 at 16:40 +0200, Erik Mouw wrote:
> > The ALSA drivers for PCMCIA devices depend on ISA, but modern
> > laptops can have PCMCIA support without ISA. This patch removes
> > the dependency.
> > 
> I am pretty sure I found a case where the VXPocket driver failed
> silently if CONFIG_ISAPNP is not set.  According to Takashi-san it is a
> PCMCIA bug not an ALSA bug.  It was a P4 laptop several years old.  I
> don't have access to it right now but can get it.
> What additional information do you need to debug it?

The combination of actually used drivers (PCMCIA bridge, etc)?


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