Manuel Jander sent in the following:
The latest ALSA driver tarball includes support for the Aureal Vortex,Vortex2 and Advantage. This driver is written from scratch and supportsmany more features than the older binary OSS driver.
- Complete ADB PCM playback and capture support.
- AC97 codec.
- SPDIF (on AU8810 and AU8830).
- Hardware EQ (on AU8810 and AU8830).
- MPU401 uart midi.
- Doesn’t crash like the binary driver did.
Testers are gladly welcome to submit bugreports, but the driver isbelieved to be stable.
Developers interested in HRTF (a3d) and Wavetable support are welcome tojoin us athttp://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/openvortex/.There issome work already completed in this area.
ALSA Driver 0.9.7c Download -[ alsa-project.org ]