Subject: Re: PCMCIA sound card, yet again...
To: Jared D. McNeill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Nathan J. Williams <nathanw@MIT.EDU>
Date: 01/18/2001 02:24:41
"Jared D. McNeill" <email@example.com> writes:
> Will the ESS 1688 work without a DMA channel?
(finally got around to looking at my manuals) It can. There is a
programmed I/O mode in this series of chips (you end up writing
128-byte blocks at a time), but it is a bit more CPU intensive and our
driver doesn't currently support it.