Re: ALSA patch for 2.5.2pre9 kernel

From: J.A. Magallon (
Date: Mon Jan 07 2002 - 18:44:16 EST

On 20020107 Alan Cox wrote:
>so by that logic we'd have
> sound/soundcore.c
> sound/alsa/alsalibcode
> sound/oss/osscore
> sound/drivers/cardfoo.c

Would't it be better to split drivers:


low level card drivers are different, and this way oss and alsa are
independent subtrees.

BTW, 2.5.x was born to be broken, so this is the moment to reorganize
the beast (better before than after kbuild 2.5 ?)


J.A. Magallon                           #  Let the source be with you...
Mandrake Linux release 8.2 (Cooker) for i586
Linux werewolf 2.4.18-pre1-beo #1 SMP Fri Jan 4 02:25:59 CET 2002 i686
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