Subject: Re: a.out and -current
To: Peter Seebach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jerry Alexandratos <email@example.com>
Date: 02/05/2000 19:16:38
On Sat, Feb 05, 2000 at 03:18:07PM -0600, Peter Seebach wrote:
: In message <20000205154538.A303@hellboy.aug.fusa.com>, Jerry Alexandratos write
: >Atrocious or not, right now it's my only bet for getting my NM256av
: >working in my laptop.
: I can't comment on the quality of OSS (okay, I can say I think it's "quirky"
: on BSD/OS), but I *CAN* say that I have a NM256AV laptop, and it works just
: fine as a soundblaster.
The problem is that the NM256AV comes in three flavors: sb compatible,
wss compatible and "native" mode.
The problem is that many newer laptops aren't installing the NM256AV
with any compatibility options. Thus the need for a "native" driver.
name: Jerry Alexandratos || Open-Source software isn't a
phone: 302.593.4322 || matter of life or death...
email: firstname.lastname@example.org || ...It's much more important
|| than that!