[PATCH] Fix Alsa issues including Oopses with OSS emulation

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at kernel.crashing.org
Thu Dec 23 17:55:02 EST 2004

On Thu, 2004-12-23 at 07:25 +0100, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 22, 2004 at 07:35:13PM +0100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > On Wed, 2004-12-22 at 19:13 +0100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > > This patch (which will be send upstream separately by the Alsa folks) fixes
> > > an signed vs. unsigned char problem in Alsa which was the cause of the Oops
> > > people were experiencing on ppc with OSS emulation and possibly other issues.
> > 
> > Ok, actually, the one that will be commited upstream is a bit different,
> > here it is:
> Ben, i suppose this one is for inclusion in the debian kernel too, do you
> think you could send such patches as bug reports against kernel-source-2.6.8
> package, or to debian-kernel also ? 

Wherever as long as it gets into the debian kernel packages. I doesn't
affect ppc only (any arch with unsigned char by default)


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