iBook G3: status of 2.6.5

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at kernel.crashing.org
Wed Mar 31 09:51:09 EST 2004

On Wed, 2004-03-31 at 09:37, Michel Dänzer wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-03-31 at 01:03, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> >
> > > Is there a working ALSA driver or I have to use the OSS one?
> >
> > I'm not sure how well the Alsa driver will work, it works pretty badly
> > for me on the tipb 1Ghz, though the dmasound (oss) one works fine.
> ALSA works better than dmasound on the same machine here... must be a
> configuration issue on your end. :)

Really weird. I talked to the xine maintainer, and it really seems
like the "clacs" I hear duing DVD playback are caused by the Alsa
driver (though it does acheive better lip sync), while dmasound
has proper sound quality, but incorrect sync...


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