ALSA 0.9.0b6

July 27th, 2001 by Alkini

Version 0.9.0b6 of the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture has been released; changes include:

  • pcm_plugin fixes
  • DATADIR path fixes
  • async fixes
  • permit to PCM plug configuration to specify unchanged parameters
  • sequencer API cleanups
  • added missing reference documentation
  • recoded hwdep and timer API to follow modern configuration style
  • better compatibility with 2.2 kernels
  • improved IA64 support
  • added DESTDIR to Makefile (for packaging)
  • CS4236 – new PnP IDs
  • ENS1371 – IPC Topnote G notebook hack
  • rme9652_mem – compilation fixes
  • ICE1712 – enhanced EWS88MT and EWS 88D support
  • CMIPCI – S/PDIF cleaups
  • YMFPCI – better suspend/result
  • MPU401 – fixes broken free code
  • AC’97 – improved ‘wait when codec is ready’
  • envy24control updates

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One Response to “ALSA 0.9.0b6”

  1. Anonymous Says:


    I have a SB Live!, and I’m wondering what driver would be best for me. Currently I am running on the Kernel thing (I think thats OSS, but not sure), but ALSA also seems to be quite a solution.
    So, what driver will bring better quality ?

    Thanks in advance

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