Subject: Re: voiceblaster
To: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
From: John Nemeth <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/12/2004 15:33:50
On Dec 2, 4:25pm, "Charles M. Hannum" wrote:
} On Monday 12 July 2004 20:31, John Nemeth wrote:
} > Last night I submitted PR kern/26258 to add the InnoMedia VOIP
} > Appliance aka Creative VoiceBlaster to usbdevs. Could somebody make the
} > patch and request a pull-up, please?
} This does not seem terribly important, since it's just a string the kernel
} outputs. People put way too much stock in those strings, and it's a
} maintenance hassle. (Which is why I'm actively removing them from the PCMCIA
Correct as far as it goes; but, this is only the first step. I
have the device working under 1.5.x. I'm currently working on trying
to get it to run under -current. And, it is nice to know what you have
where, instead of just seeing messages of the form, "ugenN: vendor X
BTW, has the removal of these strings been discussed anywhere?
}-- End of excerpt from "Charles M. Hannum"